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UK Biobank: An Open Access Resource for Identifying the Causes of a Wide Range of Complex Diseases of Middle and Old Age
Cathie Sudlow and colleagues describe the UK Biobank, a large population-based prospective study, established to allow investigation of the genetic and non-genetic determinants of the diseases of… Expand
2010 Rheumatoid arthritis classification criteria: an American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism collaborative initiative
Objective The 1987 American College of Rheumatology (ACR; formerly the American Rheumatism Association) classification criteria for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have been criticised for their lack of… Expand
Genome-wide association study of 14,000 cases of seven common diseases and 3,000 shared controls
There is increasing evidence that genome-wide association (GWA) studies represent a powerful approach to the identification of genes involved in common human diseases. We describe a joint GWA study… Expand
2010 Rheumatoid arthritis classification criteria: an American College of Rheumatology/European League Against Rheumatism collaborative initiative.
OBJECTIVE The 1987 American College of Rheumatology (ACR; formerly, the American Rheumatism Association) classification criteria for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) have been criticized for their lack of… Expand
Body mass index as a predictor of fracture risk: A meta-analysis
Low body mass index (BMI) is a well-documented risk factor for future fracture. The aim of this study was to quantify this effect and to explore the association of BMI with fracture risk in relation… Expand
Identification of late-onset hypogonadism in middle-aged and elderly men.
- Frederick C. W. Wu, A. Tajar, +17 authors I. Huhtaniemi
- The New England journal of medicine
- 7 July 2010
BACKGROUND The association between aging-related testosterone deficiency and late-onset hypogonadism in men remains a controversial concept. We sought evidence-based criteria for identifying… Expand
Epidemiology and genetics of rheumatoid arthritis
Chapter summary The prevalence of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is relatively constant in many populations, at 0.5–1.0%. However, a high prevalence of RA has been reported in the Pima Indians (5.3%) and… Expand
The use of clinical risk factors enhances the performance of BMD in the prediction of hip and osteoporotic fractures in men and women
SummaryBMD and clinical risk factors predict hip and other osteoporotic fractures. The combination of clinical risk factors and BMD provide higher specificity and sensitivity than either… Expand
Development and validation of a questionnaire to assess disabling foot pain
- A. Garrow, A. Papageorgiou, A. Silman, E. Thomas, M. Jayson, G. Macfarlane
- 28 February 2000
Abstract This study outlines the design and validation of a new self‐administered instrument for assessing foot pain and disability. The 19‐item questionnaire was tested on 45 rheumatology patients,… Expand
EULAR recommendations for the management of early arthritis: report of a task force of the European Standing Committee for International Clinical Studies Including Therapeutics (ESCISIT).
OBJECTIVE To formulate EULAR recommendations for the management of early arthritis. METHODS In accordance with EULAR's "standardised operating procedures", the task force pursued an evidence based… Expand