Keming Qi

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BACKGROUND Several agents provide treatment for established rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but a crucial therapeutic goal is to delay/prevent progression of undifferentiated arthritis (UA) or very early RA. OBJECTIVE To determine the impact of T-cell costimulation modulation in patients with UA or very early RA. METHODS In this double-blind, phase II,(More)
OBJECTIVE To provide context for the malignancy experience in the rheumatoid arthritis (RA) abatacept clinical development programme (CDP) by performing comparisons with similar RA patients and the general population. METHODS Malignancy outcomes included total malignancy (excluding non-melanoma skin cancer (NMSC)), breast, colorectal, lung cancers and(More)
The article reports the results of the anatomic observations from dissecting 30 upper eyelids and 8 eyebrows of adult cadavers. In the eyebrow region, the anterior and posterior sheaths of the galea enclose the muscle plane where the frontalis, orbicularis and corrugator muscles are interdigitated. The posterior sheath attaches to supraorbital ridge through(More)
OBJECTIVE To verify the effect of palatoplasty with or without velopharyngeal muscular reconstruction on the velar movement through the lateral radiography. METHODS From October 1988 to October 2000, 62 patients with cleft palate and velopharyngeal insufficiency were treated. Of them, 32 were repaired by velopharyngeal muscular reconstruction (group A)(More)
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