Maria Antonietta d'Agostino

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Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The OMERACT ultrasound task force--status and perspectives
    Esperanza Naredo
    Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    J Rheumatol 38:2063-7. 2011
  2. doi request reprint The OMERACT ultrasound task force -- Advances and priorities
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Université Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    J Rheumatol 36:1829-32. 2009
  3. doi request reprint A systematic literature review analysis of ultrasound joint count and scoring systems to assess synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis according to the OMERACT filter
    Peter Mandl
    National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary
    J Rheumatol 38:2055-62. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Reliability of a consensus-based ultrasound score for tenosynovitis in rheumatoid arthritis
    Esperanza Naredo
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Complutense University, and Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1328-34. 2013
  5. pmc Exploring a new ultrasound score as a clinical predictive tool in patients with rheumatoid arthritis starting abatacept: results from the APPRAISE study
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Service de Rhumatologie, 92100 Boulogne Billancourt INSERM U1173, Laboratoire d Excellence Inflamex, Université Paris Ouest Versailles St Quentin, 78180 Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France
    RMD Open 2:e000237. 2016
  6. doi request reprint Summary Findings of a Systematic Literature Review of the Ultrasound Assessment of Bone Erosions in Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Marcin Szkudlarek
    From the Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital at Køge, Køge Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital at Glostrup, Copenhagen, Denmark Leeds Institute of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Medicine LIRMM Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin Immanuel Krankenhaus Berlin, Medical Centre for Rheumatology, Berlin Buch, Germany Third Department of Rheumatology, National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary Department of Rheumatology, MC Groep, Lelystad, the Netherlands Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Ancona Rheumatology Unit, Dipartmento Medicina Interna e Specialità Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy Rheumatology Department, Universite Paris 6 Pierre et Marie Curie, hôpital La Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris APHP, Paris Rheumatology Department, Université Paris Ouest Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France Division of Rheumatology
    J Rheumatol 43:12-21. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Novel algorithms for the pragmatic use of ultrasound in the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: from diagnosis to remission
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Rheumatology Department, APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France INSERM U1173, Laboratoire d Excellence Inflamex, UFR Simone Veil, Versailles Saint Quentin University, Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France Leeds Institute of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Leeds, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:1902-1908. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Can we improve the diagnosis of spondyloarthritis in patients with uncertain diagnosis? The EchoSpA prospective multicenter French cohort
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Joint Bone Spine 79:586-90. 2012
  9. doi request reprint A systematic literature review of US definitions, scoring systems and validity according to the OMERACT filter for tendon lesion in RA and other inflammatory joint diseases
    María Alcalde
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Doctor Alvarez Sierra 4, 4 A, 28033 Madrid, Spain
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:1246-60. 2012
  10. pmc Value of ultrasonography as a marker of early response to abatacept in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and an inadequate response to methotrexate: results from the APPRAISE study
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Service de Rhumatologie, APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France Laboratoire d excellence Inflamex, INSERM U1173, Université Paris Ouest Versailles Saint Quentin, Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:1763-9. 2016

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Publications35

  1. doi request reprint The OMERACT ultrasound task force--status and perspectives
    Esperanza Naredo
    Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    J Rheumatol 38:2063-7. 2011
    ..Future research areas will include validating scoring systems for enthesitis and osteoarthritis, and testing the metric qualities of ultrasound for evaluating tenosynovitis and structural damage in RA...
  2. doi request reprint The OMERACT ultrasound task force -- Advances and priorities
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Université Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    J Rheumatol 36:1829-32. 2009
    ..Future disease areas of importance to develop include a scoring system for enthesitis and osteoarthritis...
  3. doi request reprint A systematic literature review analysis of ultrasound joint count and scoring systems to assess synovitis in rheumatoid arthritis according to the OMERACT filter
    Peter Mandl
    National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary
    J Rheumatol 38:2055-62. 2011
    ..e., patient level) ultrasound (US) scoring systems of synovitis in RA, a systematic analysis of the literature was performed...
  4. doi request reprint Reliability of a consensus-based ultrasound score for tenosynovitis in rheumatoid arthritis
    Esperanza Naredo
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Complutense University, and Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    Ann Rheum Dis 72:1328-34. 2013
    ..To produce consensus-based scoring systems for ultrasound (US) tenosynovitis and to assess the intraobserver and interobserver reliability of these scoring systems in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  5. pmc Exploring a new ultrasound score as a clinical predictive tool in patients with rheumatoid arthritis starting abatacept: results from the APPRAISE study
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Service de Rhumatologie, 92100 Boulogne Billancourt INSERM U1173, Laboratoire d Excellence Inflamex, Université Paris Ouest Versailles St Quentin, 78180 Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France
    RMD Open 2:e000237. 2016
    ..To explore whether changes in a composite (power Doppler/greyscale ultrasound (PDUS)) synovitis score, developed by the OMERACT-EULAR-Ultrasound Task Force, predict disease activity outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  6. doi request reprint Summary Findings of a Systematic Literature Review of the Ultrasound Assessment of Bone Erosions in Rheumatoid Arthritis
    Marcin Szkudlarek
    From the Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital at Køge, Køge Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital at Glostrup, Copenhagen, Denmark Leeds Institute of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Medicine LIRMM Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, University of Leeds, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin, Berlin Immanuel Krankenhaus Berlin, Medical Centre for Rheumatology, Berlin Buch, Germany Third Department of Rheumatology, National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary Department of Rheumatology, MC Groep, Lelystad, the Netherlands Clinica Reumatologica, Universita Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Ancona Rheumatology Unit, Dipartmento Medicina Interna e Specialità Mediche, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy Rheumatology Department, Universite Paris 6 Pierre et Marie Curie, hôpital La Pitié Salpêtrière, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris APHP, Paris Rheumatology Department, Université Paris Ouest Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France Division of Rheumatology
    J Rheumatol 43:12-21. 2016
    ..Ultrasound (US) can detect bone changes in accessible surfaces. Therefore, the study group performed a systematic literature review of assessment of RA bone erosions with US...
  7. doi request reprint Novel algorithms for the pragmatic use of ultrasound in the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis: from diagnosis to remission
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Rheumatology Department, APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France INSERM U1173, Laboratoire d Excellence Inflamex, UFR Simone Veil, Versailles Saint Quentin University, Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France Leeds Institute of Rheumatic and Musculoskeletal Medicine, University of Leeds, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:1902-1908. 2016
    ..A research agenda has also been defined for answering unmet clinical needs...
  8. doi request reprint Can we improve the diagnosis of spondyloarthritis in patients with uncertain diagnosis? The EchoSpA prospective multicenter French cohort
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Joint Bone Spine 79:586-90. 2012
    ..Power Doppler ultrasound (PDUS) has proved to be a highly sensitive tool for assessing enthesitis in spondyloarthritis (SpA). In patients with a suspected SpA, diagnosis could be improved by detecting enthesitis with PDUS...
  9. doi request reprint A systematic literature review of US definitions, scoring systems and validity according to the OMERACT filter for tendon lesion in RA and other inflammatory joint diseases
    María Alcalde
    Department of Rheumatology, Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Doctor Alvarez Sierra 4, 4 A, 28033 Madrid, Spain
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:1246-60. 2012
    ..To present the published data concerning the US assessment of tendon lesions as well as the US metric properties investigated in inflammatory arthritis...
  10. pmc Value of ultrasonography as a marker of early response to abatacept in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and an inadequate response to methotrexate: results from the APPRAISE study
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Service de Rhumatologie, APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France Laboratoire d excellence Inflamex, INSERM U1173, Université Paris Ouest Versailles Saint Quentin, Saint Quentin en Yvelines, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:1763-9. 2016
    ..To study the responsiveness of a combined power Doppler and greyscale ultrasound (PDUS) score for assessing synovitis in biologic-naïve patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) starting abatacept plus methotrexate (MTX)...
  11. doi request reprint Responsiveness in rheumatoid arthritis. a report from the OMERACT 11 ultrasound workshop
    Annamaria Iagnocco
    From the Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Rome, Italy Rheumatology Department, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón and Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain University of Leeds and UK National Institute for Health Research NIHR Leeds Musculoskeletal Biomedical Research Unit, Leeds, UK Department of Rheumatology, MC Groep Hospitals, Lelystad, The Netherlands Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain Rheumatology Unit, Cavale Blanche Hospital, Brest, France University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Department of Internal Medicine 3, Erlangen Department of Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Chariteplatz, Berlin, Germany Rheumatology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Pisana, Pisa, Italy Department of Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway Université Pierre et Marie Curie, La Pitie Salpetriere Hospital, APHP, Paris, France University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, Florida, USA Division of Rheumatology, CHU Pitie Salpetriere, Paris, France Instituto Poal, Spain
    J Rheumatol 41:379-82. 2014
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  12. doi request reprint Practice of ultrasound-guided arthrocentesis and joint injection, including training and implementation, in Europe: results of a survey of experts and scientific societies
    Peter Mandl
    3rd Department of Rheumatology, National Institute of Rheumatologyand Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:184-90. 2012
    ..To document the practice and training opportunities of US-guided arthrocentesis and joint injection (UGAJ) among rheumatologists in the member countries of the European League Against Rheumatism (EULAR)...
  13. doi request reprint Toward Standardized Musculoskeletal Ultrasound in Pediatric Rheumatology: Normal Age-Related Ultrasound Findings
    Paz Collado
    Hospital Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 68:348-56. 2016
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  14. ncbi request reprint A brief history of ultrasound in rheumatology: where are we going
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Department of Rheumatology, AP HP Ambroise Paré Hospital, Université Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:S106-10. 2014
    ..Musculoskeletal ultrasound is an evolving technique widely used in rheumatology thanks to the numerous advances and the improved work on standardisation. This article deals with the new developments in terms of technology and validation. ..
  15. pmc Ultrasound in the evaluation of enthesitis: status and perspectives
    Frédérique Gandjbakhch
    Rheumatology Department, Universite Paris 6 Pierre et Marie Curie, hôpital La Pitié Salpêtrière, APHP, 83 Boulevard de l hôpital 75013 Paris, France
    Arthritis Res Ther 13:R188. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Current epidemiology of septic shock: the CUB-Réa Network
    Djillali Annane
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Raymond Poincare, Faculte de Medecine Paris Ile de France Ouest, Université de Versaille Saint Quentinen Yvelinnes, 104, Boulevard Raymond Poincare, 92380 Garches, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:165-72. 2003
    ..The frequency of septic shock is increasing with more multiresistant strains. Its crude mortality rate is decreasing, but patients with septic shock still have a high excess risk of death than critically ill patients who are nonseptic...
  17. doi request reprint A patient-based national survey on postoperative pain management in France reveals significant achievements and persistent challenges
    Dominique Fletcher
    Université de Versailles St Quentin, AP HP, Hopital Raymond Poincare, Service d Anesthésie Réanimation Chirurgicale, 104 boulevard Raymond Poincaré 92380 Garches, France
    Pain 137:441-51. 2008
    ..7%) nerve blocks were under used. Evaluation (63.4%) or treatment (74.1%) protocols were not available for all patients. This national, prospective, patient-based, survey reveals both progress and persistent challenges in POP management...
  18. ncbi request reprint Benefits of obstructive sleep apnoea treatment in coronary artery disease: a long-term follow-up study
    Olivier Milleron
    Division of Cardiology, Ambroise Paré Teaching Hospital, AP HP, UFR Paris Ile de France Ouest, Universite de Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, 92104 Boulogne, France
    Eur Heart J 25:728-34. 2004
    ..The aim of this long-term prospective study was to evaluate the effect of treating obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) on the rate of cardiovascular events in coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  19. ncbi request reprint Incidence and impact of organ dysfunctions associated with sepsis
    Bertrand Guidet
    Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Saint Antoine, 184, rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
    Chest 127:942-51. 2005
    ..To study the incidence and severity of organ dysfunction associated with sepsis...
  20. doi request reprint Two Phenotypes Are Identified by Cluster Analysis in Early Inflammatory Back Pain Suggestive of Spondyloarthritis: Results From the DESIR Cohort
    Félicie Costantino
    Félicie Costantino, MD, PhD, Maxime Breban, MD, PhD, Maria Antonietta D Agostino, MD, PhD INSERM U1173, Université de Versailles St Quentin, and Laboratoire d Excellence Inflamex, St Quentin en Yvelines, France, and Hôpital Ambroise Paré, AP HP, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Arthritis Rheumatol 68:1660-8. 2016
    ..To determine whether disease manifestations at baseline would combine according to distinguishable ordered phenotypes in patients with early inflammatory back pain (IBP) suggestive of spondyloarthritis (SpA)...
  21. doi request reprint Value of contrast-enhanced ultrasonography for the detection and quantification of enthesitis vascularization in patients with spondyloarthritis
    Gaël Mouterde
    AP HP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 66:131-8. 2014
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Spondyloarthritis: a journey within and around the joint
    Peter V Balint
    Third Department of Rheumatology, National Institute of Rheumatology and Physiotherapy, Budapest, Hungary
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:vii13-7. 2012
    ..This review provides information about research in this area focusing on the current concept and definition of enthesitis by US...
  23. doi request reprint Is ultrasound a validated imaging tool for the diagnosis and management of synovitis in juvenile idiopathic arthritis? A systematic literature review
    Paz Collado
    Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 64:1011-9. 2012
    ..However, the validity of US has not yet been established in juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). The purpose of this study was to assess the validity of US for detecting synovitis for both diagnosis and followup in JIA...
  24. doi request reprint How to diagnose spondyloarthritis early? Accuracy of peripheral enthesitis detection by power Doppler ultrasonography
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Department of Rheumatology, Université de Versailles St Quentin en Yvelines Paris Ile de France Ouest, AP HP, Ambroise Pare Hospital, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1433-40. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the diagnostic accuracy of detecting enthesitis by power Doppler ultrasonography (PDUS) in patients with suspected SpA...
  25. doi request reprint Prevalence of ultrasound synovial inflammatory findings in healthy subjects
    Ilaria Padovano
    Rheumatology Department, APHP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Ann Rheum Dis 75:1819-23. 2016
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of joint inflammatory abnormalities and erosions detected by grey-scale and Doppler ultrasound (US) in the small joints of hands and feet in healthy subjects...
  26. doi request reprint Does subclinical inflammation contribute to impairment of function of knee joints in aged individuals? High prevalence of ultrasound inflammatory findings
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Department of Rheumatology, Hopital Ambroise Pare, APHP, UPRES EA 2506, Universite Versailles St Quentin, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 54:1622-9. 2015
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  27. ncbi request reprint Enthesitis
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Rheumatology Department, Ambroise Pare Hospital, UVSQ University, Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 20:473-86. 2006
    ..This advance has been occurring simultaneously with the therapeutic advances in spondyloarthritis due to the introduction of anti-tumour necrosis factor-alpha agents...
  28. doi request reprint Ultrasound-guided injections in rheumatology: actual knowledge on efficacy and procedures
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Université Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Service de Rhumatologie Hôpital Ambroise Paré, APHP 9 Avenue Charles de Gaulle, 92100 Boulogne Billancourt, France
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 27:283-94. 2013
    ..This chapter deals with actual knowledge and practical suggestions for the indications and procedures of ultrasound guidance in rheumatology daily practice...
  29. doi request reprint Role for imaging studies in ankylosing spondylitis
    Isabelle Chary-Valckenaere
    Service de Rhumatologie, Hopitaux de Brabois, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Nancy, rue du Morvan, 54511 Vandœuvre lès Nancy cedex, France
    Joint Bone Spine 78:138-43. 2011
    ..The introduction of whole-body MRI, new MRI sequences and positron emission tomography can be expected to further benefit the diagnosis of ankylosing spondylitis...
  30. doi request reprint Evaluation of Minimally Invasive, Ultrasound-guided Synovial Biopsy Techniques by the OMERACT Filter--Determining Validation Requirements
    Frances Humby
    From the Centre for Experimental Medicine and Rheumatology, William Harvey Research Institute at Barts, and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK Rheumatology and Translational Immunology Research Laboratories LaRIT, Division of Rheumatology, IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo Foundation University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy Rheumatology Research Group, School of Immunity and Infection, College of Medical and Dental Sciences, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK Rheumatology Research Unit, Instituto de Medicina Molecular, Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa, and Rheumatology Department, Lisbon Academic Medical Centre, Lisbon, Portugal Institut de Recherche Expérimentale et Clinique, Université catholique de Louvain and Department of Rheumatology, Cliniques Universitaires Saint Luc, Brussels, Belgium Rheumatology Department, Ambroise Pare Hospital, APHP, Université Versailles Saint Quentin en Yvelines, Inserm U987, Boulogne Billancourt, France Rheumatology Department, Hospital Universitario Severo Ochoa, Madrid, Spain Laboratory for Skeletal Development and Joint Disorders, Department of Development and Regeneration, KU Leuven, Leuven, Observatory
    J Rheumatol 43:208-13. 2016
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  31. pmc Updating the OMERACT filter: implications for imaging and soluble biomarkers
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    From Versailles Saint Quentin En Yvelines University, Department of Rheumatology, Ambroise Pare Hospital, APHP, Boulogne Billancourt, France Departments of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Rheumatology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands University of Bristol, Academic Rheumatology Unit, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, UK Department of Rheumatology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands Copenhagen Center for Arthritis Research, Center for Rheumatology and Spine Diseases, Copenhagen University Hospital Glostrup, Copenhagen, Denmark Department of Internal Medicine 3 and Institute for Clinical Immunology, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany Department of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam and Atrium Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada Department of Rheumatology, Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Maranon, Madrid, Spain Paris Descartes University, Medicine Faculty, APHP, Cochin Hospital, Rheumatology B, Paris, France Rheumatology Unit, Sapienza Universita di Roma
    J Rheumatol 41:1016-24. 2014
    ..The Imaging and Soluble Biomarker Session at OMERACT 11 aimed to provide a guide for the iterative development of an imaging or biochemical measurement instrument so it can be used in therapeutic assessment...
  32. doi request reprint Role of ultrasound in the diagnostic work-up of spondyloarthritis
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    AP HP, Hopital Ambroise Pare, Service de Rhumatologie, Boulogne Billancourt bUniversité Versailles St Quentin, UPRES EA 2506, Paris, France
    Curr Opin Rheumatol 24:375-9. 2012
    ..This review focusses on the advantages and current limitations of ultrasound for visualizing enthesitis in the context of spondyloarthritis (SpA)...
  33. doi request reprint How to evaluate and improve the reliability of power Doppler ultrasonography for assessing enthesitis in spondylarthritis
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Universite de Versailles St Quentin en Yvelines, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Ambroise Pare Hospital, Boulogne Billancourt, Paris, France
    Arthritis Rheum 61:61-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate and improve the reliability of power Doppler ultrasonography (PDUS) for detecting and scoring enthesitis in patients with spondylarthitis, using a 3-step procedure...
  34. doi request reprint Ultrasound imaging in spondyloarthropathies
    Maria Antonietta d'Agostino
    Rheumatology Department, Université Versailles St Quentin en Yvelines, AP HP, Ambroise Pare Hospital, Boulogne Billancourt, and UPRES EA 4067, Necker Hospital, Paris, France
    Best Pract Res Clin Rheumatol 24:693-700. 2010
    ..This article focusses on ultrasound appearance of peripheral enthesitis, and underlines the advantages and current limitations of the technique for the management of SpA...
  35. doi request reprint Cancer-related symptom assessment in France: validation of the French M. D. Anderson Symptom Inventory
    Frédéric Guirimand
    Equipe Mobile de Soins de Support, Soins Palliatifs et Traitement de la Douleur, Hopital Ambroise Pare, AP HP, Boulogne, France
    J Pain Symptom Manage 39:721-33. 2010
    ..Symptoms interfered most with work and general activity. The MDASI-Fr is a valid and reliable tool for measuring symptom severity and interference in French cancer patients...