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Cyberattacks Remain Serious Threat to Health Providers

February 23, 2017. 8:00 PM EST. Processes, technology should be boosted against cyberthreats, which are becoming more sophisticated Read article

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Research Suggests Potential Key to Alternative Lupus Treatment

February 16, 2017 Cells expressing MAVS-C79F variant have reduced ROS-dependent MAVS oligomerization in plasma

ACP Issues Guideline for Treating Acute, Subacute, Chronic LBP

February 14, 2017 Recommendations state opioids should be last resort for pain

Ultrasound IDs Disease Activity in Rheumatoid Arthritis

February 14, 2017 Overall, 6.7 percent of joints had US evidence of synovitis but were not considered to be swollen

Fatigue Occurs in ~50 Percent With Chronic Plaque Psoriasis

February 14, 2017 Objective measures of psoriasis disease activity are not associated with fatigue severity

Short-Course Tocilizumab May Up Hep B Reactivation in RA

February 13, 2017 Three patients with chronic HBV infection had reactivation, but they were asymptomatic

Yoga Linked to Low Back Pain Relief, Improvement in Function

February 10, 2017 Review of 12 studies found small improvements in pain levels, function after 3 to 6 months

Infection Risk Lower for Etanercept Vs Monoclonal Ab Rx

February 09, 2017 Findings from meta-analysis of patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Active Synovitis With Osteitis Predicts Residual Synovitis in RA

February 08, 2017 Findings among patients with rheumatoid arthritis who achieve clinical low disease activity or remission

Treatment of Hips Beneficial in Patients With Low Back Pain

February 06, 2017 Prescriptive tx of bilateral hips, in addition to pragmatic tx of lumbar spine has clinical value

Zoster Ups Stroke Risk in Patients With Autoimmune Disease

February 03, 2017 For patients with autoimmune disease, herpes zoster tied to increased stroke risk in first 90 days

NSAIDs Found to Be of Little Benefit to Patients With Back Pain

February 02, 2017 Patients who took NSAIDs were also 2.5 times more likely to suffer gastrointestinal side effects

Gout Linked to Increased Hip Fracture Risk in Women

February 02, 2017 Women with history of gout have significantly increased hip, but not wrist, fracture risk

Most PCPs Oppose Complete Repeal of the Affordable Care Act

January 26, 2017 Though many would support changes, only 15 percent want law completely dismantled

Strategies Presented for Addressing Uncompensated Time

January 26, 2017 Strategies include limiting tasks to those that require medical license, streamlining portal messages

ACA Has Increased Coverage, Access for Chronically Ill Patients

January 24, 2017 However, nearly one in seven of those with a chronic disease still lack coverage