Polymyalgia Rheumatica

Known as: Peri-Extra-Articular Rheumatism, Rheumatism, Peri-Extra-Articular, MYALGIC SYNDROME OF THE AGED 
A syndrome in the elderly characterized by proximal joint and muscle pain, high erythrocyte sedimentation rate, and a self-limiting course. Pain is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
PMR is the most common inflammatory rheumatic disease in the elderly and is one of the biggest indications for long-term steroid… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Issues related to peri-implant disease were discussed. It was observed that the most common lesions that occur, i.e. peri-implant… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To study fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) deposition in different vascular beds and in the large joints of patients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Why do governments so often fail to adopt reforms that economists consider efficiencyenhancing? This is the question addressed in… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE (1) To explore patient compliance with prescribed drug regimens in the setting of usual care for outpatients with… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To study the possible contribution of fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG)-positron emission tomography (PET) in the diagnosis of… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is a systemic inflammatory disease of unknown cause that affects older individuals… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence and risks of adverse events associated with therapy (both corticosteroids [CS] and… (More)
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Review
1996
Review
1996
Polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR) is an inflammatory condition of unknown etiology characterized by aching and stiffness in the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
There has been little basis on which to standardise a diagnosis of polymyalgia rheumatica (PMR), and so 11 rheumatology units in… (More)
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