Jean Marie Berthelot

Summary

Affiliation: CHU de Nantes
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint RAPID3? Aptly named!
    J M Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Hotel Dieu, 44093 Nantes Cedex, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:S-80-4. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Stretching of roots contributes to the pathophysiology of radiculopathies
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France, CHU Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01 Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine . 2017
  3. doi request reprint Nutcracker syndrome: A rare cause of left flank pain that can also manifest as unexplained pelvic pain
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine . 2016
  4. doi request reprint NETosis: At the crossroads of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and vasculitis
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, CHU Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine . 2016
  5. doi request reprint Trafficking of antigens from gut to sacroiliac joints and spine in reactive arthritis and spondyloarthropathies: Mainly through lymphatics?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Hôtel Dieu CHU de Nantes, 1, Place Alexis, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 83:485-90. 2016
  6. ncbi request reprint Rampant infections of bone marrow stem cell niches as triggers for spondyloarthropathies and rheumatoid arthritis
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, CHU Nantes, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 34:329-36. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Strong opioids for noncancer pain due to musculoskeletal diseases: Not more effective than acetaminophen or NSAIDs
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 82:397-401. 2015
  8. doi request reprint Essential role for CD103+ cells in the pathogenesis of spondyloarthritides
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 82:8-12. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Pathogenesis of hyperostosis: a key role for mesenchymatous cells?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093, Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 80:592-6. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Side effects of corticosteroid injections: what's new?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Department of Rheumatology, Hotel Dieu, Place Alexis Ricordeau, Nantes University Hospital Center, 44093 Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 80:363-7. 2013

Detail Information

Publications95

  1. ncbi request reprint RAPID3? Aptly named!
    J M Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Hotel Dieu, 44093 Nantes Cedex, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:S-80-4. 2014
    ..Similarly, better enquiring of most important concerns of patients (pain, functional status and overall opinion on their disorder) should reinforces patients' confidence in their rheumatologist and treatments...
  2. doi request reprint Stretching of roots contributes to the pathophysiology of radiculopathies
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France, CHU Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01 Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine . 2017
    ..To perform a synthesis of articles addressing the role of stretching on roots in the pathophysiology of radiculopathy...
  3. doi request reprint Nutcracker syndrome: A rare cause of left flank pain that can also manifest as unexplained pelvic pain
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine . 2016
    ..Urological procedures and vascular surgery are being superseded by endovascular stenting with or without simultaneous treatment of the acquired gonadal vein insufficiency by embolization...
  4. doi request reprint NETosis: At the crossroads of rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, and vasculitis
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, CHU Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine . 2016
    ..Inhibiting NETois may not be sufficient to improve autoimmune disorders whereas such latent infections remain uncontrolled...
  5. doi request reprint Trafficking of antigens from gut to sacroiliac joints and spine in reactive arthritis and spondyloarthropathies: Mainly through lymphatics?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Hôtel Dieu CHU de Nantes, 1, Place Alexis, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 83:485-90. 2016
    ..Accordingly, further studies on the trafficking of dendritic cells, macrophages and lymphocytes from gut to joints and spine in animal models of reactive arthritis or spondyloarthropathies should also focus on lymphatic routes. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Rampant infections of bone marrow stem cell niches as triggers for spondyloarthropathies and rheumatoid arthritis
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, CHU Nantes, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 34:329-36. 2016
    ..Indeed, anti-TNF enhance the maturation of the immunosuppressive immature myeloid cells around stem cells into dendritic cells and macrophages, thus restoring immune responses in these areas. ..
  7. doi request reprint Strong opioids for noncancer pain due to musculoskeletal diseases: Not more effective than acetaminophen or NSAIDs
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 82:397-401. 2015
    ..Healthcare providers often overestimate the efficacy of step III analgesics, despite pain score decreases of only 0.8 to 1.2 points. ..
  8. doi request reprint Essential role for CD103+ cells in the pathogenesis of spondyloarthritides
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 82:8-12. 2015
    ..The sensitivity of these diseases to retinoids further supports a pathogenic role for transient CD103+ cell failure. ..
  9. doi request reprint Pathogenesis of hyperostosis: a key role for mesenchymatous cells?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093, Nantes Cedex 01, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 80:592-6. 2013
    ..These cells normally exert immunosuppressive effects, which may be subverted in spondyloarthritis, notably by a T-cell population that homes specifically to the entheses. ..
  10. doi request reprint Side effects of corticosteroid injections: what's new?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Department of Rheumatology, Hotel Dieu, Place Alexis Ricordeau, Nantes University Hospital Center, 44093 Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 80:363-7. 2013
    ..Dexamethasone-based preparations seem to contain no particles or crystals, and have not induced any neurological accidents in various animal models, even after direct administration into vertebral or carotid arteries...
  11. doi request reprint Evidence supporting a role for dormant bacteria in the pathogenesis of spondylarthritis
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 80:135-40. 2013
    ..TNFα antagonists rarely reactivate dormant bacteria, with the exception of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, which, together with metastatic cells, is the most extensively studied latency model to date...
  12. doi request reprint Regulatory B cells play a key role in immune system balance
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 80:18-22. 2013
    ..Research into the interactions between the gut microbiota and Bregs holds considerable promise...
  13. doi request reprint A tool to identify recent or present rheumatoid arthritis flare from both patient and physician perspectives: the 'FLARE' instrument
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    INSERM ERI 7 EA 3822 Centre Hospitalo Universitaire de Nantes, Hotel Dieu, Service de Rhumatologie, Nantes, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 71:1110-6. 2012
    ..There is a lack of consensus about the definition of flare of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and a measurement tool...
  14. pmc Sinus aspergilloma in rheumatoid arthritis before or during tumor necrosis factor-alpha antagonist therapy
    Ariane Leboime
    Federation de rhumatologie, Pôle Appareil Locomoteur centre Viggo Petersen, Hopital Lariboisiere, Paris Diderot University, 2 rue Ambroise Pare, Paris 75010, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R164. 2009
    ..Sinus aspergilloma occurs occasionally in RA patients and can progress to invasive Aspergillus disease. The purpose of this study was to describe symptomatic sinus aspergilloma in RA patients treated with TNFalpha antagonists...
  15. pmc Risk factors for total joint arthroplasty infection in patients receiving tumor necrosis factor α-blockers: a case-control study
    Melanie Gilson
    Rheumatology B Department, Cochin Hospital, Paris 75014, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R145. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Possible use of arthrodesis for intractable sacroiliitis in spondylarthropathy: report of two cases
    J M Berthelot
    Rheumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery Units, Nantes University Medical Hospital, Nantes, France
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2297-9. 2001
    ..Two cases of successful sacroiliac joint arthrodesis for medically intractable aseptic sacroiliitis are reported...
  17. doi request reprint The placebo effect in rheumatology: new data
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 78:161-5. 2011
    ..Beliefs of the patients and physicians regarding the active drug and the existence and strength of the placebo effect could also be usefully evaluated throughout clinical studies...
  18. doi request reprint Outcome and safety of TNFα antagonist therapy in 475 consecutive outpatients (with rheumatoid arthritis or spondyloarthropathies) treated by a single physician according to their eligibility for clinical trials
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:564-9. 2010
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  19. doi request reprint Exposition to anti-TNF drugs during pregnancy: outcome of 15 cases and review of the literature
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, 44093, Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 76:28-34. 2009
    ..To report on the outcome of 15 cases of pregnancies in women treated with anti-TNF drugs during conception or pregnancy..
  20. doi request reprint Thymic Hassall's corpuscles, regulatory T-cells, and rheumatoid arthritis
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 39:347-55. 2010
    ..To review evidence for the involvement of thymic Hassall's corpuscles (HC) in the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Contribution of centralization phenomenon to the diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment of diskogenic low back pain
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Department, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Nantes Teaching Hospitals, Nantes 44093 Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 74:319-23. 2007
    ..Finally, the McKenzie assessment may induce pain relief, albeit to a modest extent and for no longer than 3 months...
  22. ncbi request reprint Buttock claudication disclosing a thrombosis of the superior left gluteal artery: Report of a case diagnosed by a selective arteriography of the iliac artery, and cured by per-cutaneous stenting
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, 1, Place Alexis, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 74:289-91. 2007
    ..A per-cutaneous angioplasty together with stenting of this artery, induced a prompt and complete relief of pain at the three months follow-up visit...
  23. ncbi request reprint 25 mg etanercept once weekly in rheumatoid arthritis and spondylarthropathy
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 74:144-7. 2007
    ..To assess the clinical results at 6 months of etanercept 25 mg once weekly (half-dose), and etanercept 25 mg twice weekly (full-dose), in patients with rheumatoid arthritis or spondylarthropathy...
  24. ncbi request reprint Current management of reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome (complex regional pain syndrome type I)
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 1, Place Alexis, Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:495-9. 2006
    ..Mirror visual feedback was introduced recently for the rehabilitation of patients with RSDS but needs to be evaluated in randomized controlled trials...
  25. ncbi request reprint Provocative sacroiliac joint maneuvers and sacroiliac joint block are unreliable for diagnosing sacroiliac joint pain
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Department and Orthopedics Department, Osteoarticular Pole, Hotel Dieu Hospital, Nantes Teaching Hospitals, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:17-23. 2006
    ..They play a role in locking or in allowing motion of the SIJs. Glucocorticoids may diffuse better than anesthetics within these ligaments. Furthermore, joint fusion may result in ligament unloading...
  26. ncbi request reprint Psoriatic arthritis as a mountain
    J M Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France
    Reumatismo 55:6-15. 2003
    ..One can expect that the sets of criteria proposed by McGonagle or Fournié could satisfy this wish...
  27. ncbi request reprint Informing patients about serious side effects of drugs. A 2001 survey of 341 French rheumatologists
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, Nantes Teaching Hospital, CHU Nantes, 44093 Nantes, Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 70:52-7. 2003
    ..In May 2001, we surveyed French rheumatologists to determine how they inform their patients about serious side effects of drugs...
  28. ncbi request reprint Confidence in the diagnosis of early spondylarthropathy: a prospective follow-up of 270 early arthritis patients
    J M Berthelot
    Department of Rheumatology, Nantes University Teaching Hospital, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 20:319-26. 2002
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  29. ncbi request reprint Search for correlation of CD8 T cell response to Epstein-Barr virus with clinical status in rheumatoid arthritis: a 15 month followup pilot study
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, CHU Nantes, Nantes, France
    J Rheumatol 30:1673-9. 2003
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  30. ncbi request reprint Differences in understanding and application of 1987 ACR criteria for rheumatoid arthritis and 1991 ESSG criteria for spondylarthropathy. A pilot survey
    J M Berthelot
    Department of Rheumatology, Nantes University Medical School, CHU Nantes, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 20:145-50. 2002
    ..To determine areas of agreement and disagreement among experts in the interpretation of the published criteria for RA (ACR) and spondylarthropathies ( ESSG)...
  31. ncbi request reprint New pathogenic hypotheses for spondyloarthropathies
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Department, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 69:114-22. 2002
    ..Although this approach may yield a motley composite of fact and speculation, it may open up new avenues of thought for rheumatologists interested in the links between chronic intracellular infections and inflammatory joint disease...
  32. ncbi request reprint Could rheumatoid arthritis result from an abnormal T cell response towards lubricin/superficial zone protein?
    J M Berthelot
    Department of Rheumatology, CHU Nantes, 44093, Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Med Hypotheses 62:894-7. 2004
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  33. ncbi request reprint Pseudomonas aeruginosa osteomyelitis of both ischia: a case report
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Universitaire de Nantes, Hotel Dieu, Nantes, France
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:441-4. 2002
  34. ncbi request reprint Role for suppressor T cells in the pathogenesis of autoimmune diseases (including rheumatoid arthritis). Facts and hypotheses
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Department, Nantes Teaching Hospital, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 71:374-80. 2004
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  35. ncbi request reprint The nosology-taxonomy of recent-onset arthritis: the experience of early-arthritis clinics
    J M Berthelot
    Department of Rheumatology, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, 44093, Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 30:354-65. 2001
    ..To compare the conclusions of studies addressing the outcome of early-arthritis cohorts...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Algodystrophy]
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01
    Rev Prat 55:777-81. 2005
  37. ncbi request reprint Tachon's syndrome (suracute back and/or thoracic pain following local injections of corticosteroids). A report of 318 French cases
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Rheumatology Unit, CHU Nantes University Hospital, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:66-8. 2005
    ..To assess the frequency, features, and outcome of excruciating lumbar, dorsal, and/or thoracic pain following injections of local corticosteroids in rare instances...
  38. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice format for choosing a second-line disease modifying anti-rheumatic drug in early rheumatoid arthritis after failure of 6 months' first-line DMARD therapy
    Olivier Meyer
    Department of Rheumatology, AP HP, Bichat Paris 7 University Hospital, CHU Bichat, 46 rue Henri Huchard, 75018 Paris, France
    Joint Bone Spine 74:73-8. 2007
    ..The objective was to develop a clinical practice format for choosing a second-line disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug (DMARD) after a 6-month course of a first-line DMARD in patients with early RA...
  39. doi request reprint Comparison of ACR 1987 and ACR/EULAR 2010 criteria for predicting a 10-year diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis
    Divi Cornec
    Department of Rheumatology, EA 2216, CHU Brest, Université Bretagne Occidentale, Brest, France
    Joint Bone Spine 79:581-5. 2012
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  40. pmc Determining a low disease activity threshold for decision to maintain disease-modifying antirheumatic drug treatment unchanged in rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Michel De Bandt
    Centre hospitalier d Aulnay sous Bois, Service de Rhumatologie, Boulevard Ballanger, Aulnay sous Bois F 93600, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 11:R157. 2009
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  41. doi request reprint Whipple's disease diagnosed during biological treatment for joint disease
    Emmanuel Hoppé
    Service de Rhumatologie, Inserm U922, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire d Angers, 4, rue Larrey, 49933 Angers Cedex 9, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:335-9. 2010
    ..Increased susceptibility to infections is among the main safety concerns raised by biological agents. We describe five cases of Whipple's disease diagnosed during treatment with biological agents...
  42. doi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of ACR/EULAR 2010 criteria for rheumatoid arthritis in a 2-year cohort
    Sophie Varache
    Rheumatology Unit, University Hospital, Brest, France
    J Rheumatol 38:1250-7. 2011
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  43. doi request reprint High intraindividual week-to-week variability in BASDAI and BASFI values: are several evaluations needed before starting or stopping TNFalpha antagonist therapy for spondyloarthropathies?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Hôtel Dieu Teaching Hospital, Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 75:167-71. 2008
    ..To evaluate intraindividual variability of the BASDAI, BASFI, and HAQ in patients with spondyloarthropathies...
  44. doi request reprint Validation of FLARE-RA, a Self-Administered Tool to Detect Recent or Current Rheumatoid Arthritis Flare
    Bruno Fautrel
    Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris 6, UFR de Médecine and AP HP, GH Pitié Salpétrière, Service de Rhumatologie, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheumatol 69:309-319. 2017
    ..To validate the measurement properties and the detection performance of the FLARE-RA questionnaire in a longitudinal prospective study...
  45. doi request reprint Blood and salivary-gland BAFF-driven B-cell hyperactivity is associated to rituximab inefficacy in primary Sjögren's syndrome
    Divi Cornec
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, CHRU Brest, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, Brest 29609, France EA2216, Inserm ESPRI, ERI29, Laboratoire d Immunothérapies et Pathologies lymphocytaires B, Universite de Brest, and Labex IGO, Brest, France
    J Autoimmun 67:102-10. 2016
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  46. ncbi request reprint Clinical and functional status in 88 rheumatoid arthritis patients followed for 15 years or more by office-based (n = 41) or hospital-based (n = 47) physicians
    Yves Laborie
    Rheumatology Department, Hotel Dieu, CHU Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 69:181-8. 2002
    ..To determine the very long-term clinical and functional outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients followed by office-based or hospital-based physicians...
  47. ncbi request reprint Patient knowledge of their disease: a French multicenter study in ankylosing spondylitis
    Pascal Claudepierre
    Department of Rheumatology, Hopital Henri Mondor, AP HP, Creteil, France
    Joint Bone Spine 71:550-6. 2004
    ..To assess knowledge of ankylosing spondylitis (AS) by patients and to identify factors associated with knowledge...
  48. doi request reprint Severe Health-Related Quality-of-life Impairment in Active Primary Sjögren's Syndrome Is Driven by Patient-Reported Outcomes: Data from a Large Therapeutic Trial
    Divi Cornec
    Service de Rhumatologie, CHU de la Cavale Blanche, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, 29609, Brest, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) . 2016
    ..To identify the principal determinants of health-related quality-of-life [HR-QoL] impairment in patients with active primary Sjögren's syndrome [pSS] participating in a large therapeutic trial [TEARS]...
  49. pmc High-Grade Salivary-Gland Involvement, Assessed by Histology or Ultrasonography, Is Associated with a Poor Response to a Single Rituximab Course in Primary Sjögren's Syndrome: Data from the TEARS Randomized Trial
    Divi Cornec
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, CHRU Brest, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, 29609 Brest, France
    PLoS ONE 11:e0162787. 2016
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  50. doi request reprint Pulmonary nodulosis and aseptic granulomatous lung disease occurring in patients with rheumatoid arthritis receiving tumor necrosis factor-alpha-blocking agent: a case series
    Eric Toussirot
    Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital Jean Minjoz, EA 3186 Agents Pathogènes et Inflammation, IFR 133 University of Franche Comté, CIC Biotherapy 506, St Jacques Hospital, Besancon, France
    J Rheumatol 36:2421-7. 2009
    ..To describe cases of development of pulmonary nodulosis or aseptic granulomatous lung disease in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) receiving anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (TNF-alpha) therapy...
  51. doi request reprint Treatment of shoulder calcifications of the cuff: a controlled study
    Yves Maugars
    Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital, Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 76:369-77. 2009
    ..Removal techniques have been developed. We carried out the first randomized study to validate bursoscopy (BS) and (needling fragmentation irrigation) (NFI) versus a control group (CT)...
  52. doi request reprint Six-month response to anti-TNF drugs in axial spondylarthropathy according to the fulfillment or not of New-York criteria for ankylosing spondylitis or French recommendations for anti-TNF use. A "real life" retrospective study on 175 patients
    Stephanie Gerard
    Rheumatology Unit, Nantes University Hospital CHU Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093, Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 75:680-7. 2008
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  53. doi request reprint Non-TNF-Targeted Biologic vs a Second Anti-TNF Drug to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis in Patients With Insufficient Response to a First Anti-TNF Drug: A Randomized Clinical Trial
    Jacques Eric Gottenberg
    Department of Rheumatology, National Reference Center for Systemic Autoimmune Diseases, Strasbourg University Hospital, Universite de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    JAMA 316:1172-1180. 2016
    ..One-third of patients with rheumatoid arthritis show inadequate response to tumor necrosis factor α (TNF-α) inhibitors; little guidance on choosing the next treatment exists...
  54. pmc Which and How Many Patients Should Be Included in Randomised Controlled Trials to Demonstrate the Efficacy of Biologics in Primary Sjögren's Syndrome?
    Valerie Devauchelle-Pensec
    Rheumatology Department, CHU de la Cavale Blanche, Boulevard Tanguy Prigent, 29609, Brest, France EA 2216, Inserm ESPRI, ERI29 Université Bretagne Occidentale, 29200, Brest, France
    PLoS ONE 10:e0133907. 2015
    ..The goal of this study was to determine how the choice of the primary endpoint influenced sample size estimates in randomised controlled trials (RCTs) of treatments for primary Sjögren's syndrome (pSS)...
  55. pmc Is IL-6 an appropriate target to treat spondyloarthritis patients refractory to anti-TNF therapy? A multicentre retrospective observational study
    Fernando Kemta Lekpa
    Rheumatology Department, AP HP, Henri Mondor University Hospital, 51 avenue du Mal de Lattre de Tassigny, 94010 Creteil, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:R53. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate, under real-life conditions, the safety and efficacy of tocilizumab in patients having failed anti-TNFα therapy for spondyloarthritis...
  56. doi request reprint TNF alpha antagonist therapy and safety monitoring
    Thao Pham
    Rheumatology Department, CHU Sainte Marguerite, Marseille, France
    Joint Bone Spine 78:15-185. 2011
    ..To develop and/or update fact sheets about TNFα antagonists treatments, in order to assist physicians in the management of patients with inflammatory joint disease...
  57. doi request reprint Ultrasonography for diagnosing atypical gout. Two case reports
    Benoit Le Goff
    CHU de Nantes, Service de Rhumatologie, 1 Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 75:610-2. 2008
    ..In addition, ultrasonography was useful for guided aspiration of joint fluid or other material containing monosodium urate crystals. Thus, ultrasonography may contribute to improve the diagnosis and treatment of gout...
  58. doi request reprint Chronic, eventually fatal, Kawasaki-like disease in an adult with spondylarthropathy responding to IVIG therapy
    Elise Soltner
    Rheumatology Unit, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 76:559-61. 2009
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  59. doi request reprint Assessment of calcific tendonitis of rotator cuff by ultrasonography: comparison between symptomatic and asymptomatic shoulders
    Benoit Le Goff
    Rheumatology Unit, Hotel Dieu, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:258-63. 2010
    ..We looked for differences on ultrasound (US) and power Doppler findings between symptomatic and asymptomatic cases of shoulder calcific tendonitis...
  60. ncbi request reprint Hypercalcemia in a patient with tuberculous adrenal insufficiency
    Joëlle Glemarec
    Rheumatology Department, Nantes Teaching Hospital, France
    Joint Bone Spine 69:88-91. 2002
    ..To raise awareness of hypercalcemia as a rare and at times inaugural manifestation of adrenal insufficiency...
  61. doi request reprint Changes over time in the diagnosis of rheumatoid arthritis in a 10-year cohort
    Johanne Morvan
    Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital, Brest, France
    J Rheumatol 36:2428-34. 2009
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  62. doi request reprint Choice of second-line disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs after failure of methotrexate therapy for rheumatoid arthritis: a decision tree for clinical practice based on rheumatologists' preferences
    Bruno Fautrel
    Department of Rheumatology, Groupe Hospitalier Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 61:425-34. 2009
    ..To survey rheumatologists' preferences for the choice of a second-line disease-modifying antirheumatic drug (DMARD) after inadequate response with methotrexate (MTX) therapy in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  63. doi request reprint Weekly home self-assessment of RAPID-4/3 scores in rheumatoid arthritis: a 6-month study in 26 patients
    Anne Blanchais
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:582-7. 2010
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  64. doi request reprint Feasibility and safety of ultrasound-guided caudal epidural glucocorticoid injections
    Anne Blanchais
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:440-4. 2010
    ..To assess the feasibility and safety of caudal epidural glucocorticoid injections performed with ultrasound guidance...
  65. pmc Efficacy of first-line tocilizumab therapy in early polymyalgia rheumatica: a prospective longitudinal study
    Valerie Devauchelle-Pensec
    Rheumatology Department, Cavale Blanche Hospital and Brest Occidentale University, Brest, France EA 2216, ERI 29, Brest University, Brest, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:1506-10. 2016
    ..Glucocorticoids are the cornerstone treatment of polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) but induce adverse events...
  66. doi request reprint Randomised study versus control group of customised therapeutic education for patients in follow-up for rheumatoid arthritis
    Marianne Pot-Vaucel
    Nantes University Hospital, 1, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex, France
    Joint Bone Spine 83:199-206. 2016
    ..We have evaluated customized objectives, predefined during a therapeutic education session for rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  67. doi request reprint Step-down strategy of spacing TNF-blocker injections for established rheumatoid arthritis in remission: results of the multicentre non-inferiority randomised open-label controlled trial (STRASS: Spacing of TNF-blocker injections in Rheumatoid ArthritiS St
    Bruno Fautrel
    Pierre et Marie Curie University Paris 6, Sorbonne Universités, GRC 08 EEMOIS, Paris, France APHP, Rheumatology Department, Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, Paris, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:59-67. 2016
    ..Tumour necrosis factor (TNF)-blocker tapering has been proposed for patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in remission...
  68. ncbi request reprint Suspected disk space infection with negative microbiological tests-report of eight cases and comparison with documented pyogenic discitis
    Jérôme Gillard
    Rheumatology Department, Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, Nantes Teaching Hospital, 1 Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 72:156-62. 2005
    ..Few data are available on patients with suspected noniatrogenic pyogenic discitis but negative microbiological tests...
  69. doi request reprint Pattern of demyelination occurring during anti-TNF-α therapy: a French national survey
    Raphaele Seror
    Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Biceêtre University Hospital, Department of Rheumatology, INSERM U802, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 52:868-74. 2013
    ..To determine the pattern of demyelinating disorders (DDs) occurring during anti-TNF-α therapy...
  70. doi request reprint Contribution of the polymyalgia rheumatica activity score to glucocorticoid dosage adjustment in everyday practice
    Caroline Cleuziou
    Rheumatology Unit, Brest Teaching Hospital, Brest, France
    J Rheumatol 39:310-3. 2012
    ..To evaluate the usefulness of the polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) activity score (PMR-AS) in guiding adjustment of glucocorticoid (GC) dosage...
  71. doi request reprint Osteoclasts in RA: diverse origins and functions
    Benoit Le Goff
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, 1, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France LUNAM Université, 44000 Nantes, France INSERM, UMR957, Physiopathologie de la Resorption Osseuse et Therapie des Tumeurs Osseuses Primitives, 44035 Nantes, France Université de NANTES, Nantes Atlantique Universites, 44035 Nantes, France Electronic address
    Joint Bone Spine 80:586-91. 2013
    ..Research into these interactions may identify new targets for treatments against the bone abnormalities associated with chronic inflammatory disease. ..
  72. doi request reprint Treatment responses in five patients with Ribbing disease including two with 466C>T missense mutations in TGFβ1
    Anne Savoie
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 80:638-44. 2013
    ..To assess 5-year treatment responses and TGFB1 gene abnormalities in five patients with ribbing disease...
  73. ncbi request reprint Gluteus tendon rupture is underrecognized by French orthopedic surgeons: results of a mail survey
    Grégoire Cormier
    Rheumatology Department, Nantes Teaching Hospital, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:411-3. 2006
    ..To obtain information on the diagnosis and surgical treatment of hip rotator cuff tears by French orthopedic surgeons...
  74. doi request reprint Efficacy of rituximab in systemic manifestations of primary Sjogren's syndrome: results in 78 patients of the AutoImmune and Rituximab registry
    Jacques Eric Gottenberg
    Service de Rhumatologie, Centre National de Références des Maladies Auto Immunes Systémiques Rares, Hopitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg, Immunorhumathologie Moléculaire, INSERM UMR S 1109, Universite de Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1026-31. 2013
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of rituximab in patients with primary Sjögren's syndrome (pSS)...
  75. doi request reprint New onset of uveitis during anti-tumor necrosis factor treatment for rheumatic diseases
    Daniel Wendling
    Department of Rheumatology, Université de Franche Comté EA 4266, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Besancon, France
    Semin Arthritis Rheum 41:503-10. 2011
    ..Under these circumstances, de novo occurrence, ie, new onset of the first episode of uveitis under anti-TNF therapy, is uncommon...
  76. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound assessment of the posterior sacroiliac ligaments
    Benoit Le Goff
    Hotel Dieu, Nantes University Hospital, Nantes, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 29:1014-7. 2011
    ..They are recognised as a potential source of aspecific low back pain or peripartum pelvic pain. The aim of this study was to assess the characteristics of these ligaments using high resolution ultrasonography (HRUS)...
  77. doi request reprint Information on glucocorticoid therapy in the main studies of biological agents
    Vincent André
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 78:478-83. 2011
    ..To evaluate reported information on prednisone therapy in the main studies of biological agents used to treat rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  78. doi request reprint Role for interleukin-6 in structural joint damage and systemic bone loss in rheumatoid arthritis
    Benoit Le Goff
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, 1, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:201-5. 2010
    ..Thus, in patients with RA, blocking IL-6 may be effective both in diminishing the inflammatory manifestations and in preventing the bone complications of the disease...
  79. doi request reprint Reliability of histopathological salivary gland biopsy assessment in Sjögren's syndrome: a multicentre cohort study
    Sebastian Costa
    Pathology Department, Brest University Hospital, Brest, France, Pathology Department, Vannes General Hospital, Vannes, Brest Occidental University, Rheumatology Unit, Hopital de la Cavale Blanche, EA 2216, ESPRI 29, Brest University, Brest, Rheumatology Department, Hotel Dieu University Hospital, Nantes, Department of Internal Medicine, Nord de France University, Claude Huriez Hospital, Lille, Rheumatology Department, Rouen University Hospital, Rouen and Brest Occidental University, Clinical Investigation Centre, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Brest, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 54:1056-64. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to assess intraobserver and interobserver reliability of minor salivary gland biopsy (MSGB) in SS...
  80. doi request reprint High pain catastrophizing scores in one-fourth of patients on biotherapy for spondylarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis
    Mélanie Penhoat
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 81:235-9. 2014
    ..To measure catastrophizing scores in patients on biotherapy for spondyloarthritis (SpA) or rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  81. ncbi request reprint Endoneural metastasis of the sciatic nerve disclosing the relapse of a renal carcinoma, four years after its surgical treatment
    Stephane Varin
    Rheumatology Unit, Hotel Dieu, CHU of Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 73:760-2. 2006
    ..To report on an exceptional case of renal metastasis. Indeed, endoneural metastases of peripheral nerves are thought to be exceptional, and such an event has not yet been ascribed to a renal carcinoma...
  82. doi request reprint Mutations of the cystic fibrosis gene in patients with bronchiectasis associated with rheumatoid arthritis
    Xavier Puechal
    Center for Rare Systemic Auto immune Diseases, Department of Rheumatology, Centre Hospitalier du Mans, 194 avenue Rubillard, 72000 Le Mans, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:653-9. 2011
    ..DB is also associated with other diseases including rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in which the role of genetic factors in the predisposition to DB remains unclear...
  83. doi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis and periodontal disease
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hotel Dieu, CHU de Nantes, Place Alexis Ricordeau, 44093 Nantes Cedex 01, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:537-41. 2010
    ..g., scaling, root planing and, if needed, dental surgery), particularly as periodontitis is also associated with an increased risk of premature atheroma...
  84. ncbi request reprint Second-line drugs used in recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis in Brittany (France)
    Alain Saraux
    Rheumatology department of Brest, hĵpital de la Cavale Blanche, France
    Joint Bone Spine 69:37-42. 2002
    ..The management of recent-onset rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is not well standardized. We conducted a survey of drugs prescribed to RA patients in Brittany at presentation and during the first 1 to 3 years of follow-up...
  85. ncbi request reprint Lasting remission of a Muckle-Wells syndrome with CIAS-1 mutation using half-dose anakinra
    Stephanie Gerard
    Joint Bone Spine 74:659. 2007
  86. ncbi request reprint Is dosage reduction appropriate in patients who respond well to anti-TNF-alpha agents?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Joint Bone Spine 71:257-60. 2004
  87. pmc New mutations of CIAS1 that are responsible for Muckle-Wells syndrome and familial cold urticaria: a novel mutation underlies both syndromes
    Catherine Dode
    INSERM EMI 00 05, Institut Cochin, Hopital Cochin, Universite Paris V, Paris, France
    Am J Hum Genet 70:1498-506. 2002
    ..Identification of this gene (or these genes) is likely to have significant therapeutic implications for these severe diseases...
  88. pmc Cervical cancer mortality by neighbourhood income in urban Canada from 1971 to 1996
    Edward Ng
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ont
    CMAJ 170:1545-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate progress toward the World Health Organization's goal of "Health for All," we examined whether income-related differentials in cervical cancer mortality diminished from 1971 to 1996...
  89. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of the disease activity scores for polymyalgia rheumatica for predicting glucocorticoid dose changes: a study of 243 scenarios
    Aymeric Binard
    Brest Teaching Hospital, Brest Cedex, France
    Arthritis Rheum 57:481-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate associations linking glucocorticoid dose changes in patients with polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) to the PMR activity score (PMR-AS) and its components...
  90. ncbi request reprint Obesity--a growing issue
    Christel Le Petit
    Health Analysis and Measurement Group at Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 17:43-50. 2006
    ..Characteristics that increased the chances of overweight people becoming obese are examined...
  91. ncbi request reprint The predictive validity of health-related quality of life measures: mortality in a longitudinal population-based study
    Mark S Kaplan
    School of Community Health, Portland State University, P O Box 751, Portland, OR 97207, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:1539-1546. 2007
    ..This study examined the association between health-related quality of life (HRQL) and mortality risk, and compared the predictive ability of Health Utilities Index Mark 3 (HUI3) with self-rated health (SRH)...
  92. doi request reprint Performance of the polymyalgia rheumatica activity score for diagnosing disease flares
    Aymeric Binard
    Brest Teaching Hospital, Brest Cedex, France
    Arthritis Rheum 59:263-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of the polymyalgia rheumatica activity score (PMR-AS) in diagnosing disease flares...
  93. ncbi request reprint Loss and recovery of independence among seniors
    Laurent Martel
    Demography Division, Statistics Canada, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0T6
    Health Rep 13:35-48. 2002
    ..This article identifies risk factors associated with the loss and recovery of independence among the household population aged 65 or older...
  94. ncbi request reprint Lifetime costs of colon and rectal cancer management in Canada
    Jean Maroun
    Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre, 503 Smyth Road, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1H 1C4
    Chronic Dis Can 24:91-101. 2003
    ..Similarly, terminal care might be delivered more efficiently in the home environment or in palliative care units...
  95. ncbi request reprint Informed consent: unanswered questions?
    Jean Marie Berthelot
    Joint Bone Spine 70:91-4. 2003