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Research & Reviews  75 results

Images of the month: Lower-back pain in a young man with HLA B27 - not always spondyloa...
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2020-0070
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Kumar A, Sharma A et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Presence of human leucocyte antigen (HLA) B27 in a patient with lower-back pain should not be considered synonymous with axial spondyloarthritis. Other causes of back pain should be ruled-out by careful evaluation. Lumbosacral transitional vertebr...

Awake, Endoscopic Revision Surgery for Lumbar Pseudarthrosis After Transforaminal Lumba...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2020.01.048
World Neurosurgery; Telfeian AE, Moldovan K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2020 - We sought to evaluate the feasibility for awake, endoscopic treatment of lumbar pseudarthrosis after a transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF). A 71-year-old male with severe cardiac disease, determined to be high risk for general anesthesia...

Could that back pain be caused by ankylosing spondylitis?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/200269/pain/could-back-pain-be-caused-ankylosing-spondylitis/page/0/2?channel=40
MDedge Family Medicine;

May 8th, 2019 - In addition, AS predominantly affects people in the third and fourth decades of life, but as many as 5% of patients of all ages with chronic back pain (> 3 months) can be classified as having AS. 8 In patients who have IBP features, 14% can be clas.

Spontaneous spinal subdural haematoma in a patient on apixaban.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6347922
BMJ Case Reports; Mchaourab A, Evans GYR et. al.

Jan 24th, 2019 - A 68-year-old man on apixaban presented to the emergency department with back pain following a long-haul flight. Investigations for pulmonary embolus and aortic dissection were negative and he was discharged with analgesia for mechanical back pain...

Is ultrasonographic enthesitis evaluation helpful for diagnosis of non-radiographic axi...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00296-018-4164-4
Rheumatology International; Ozsoy-Unubol T, Yagci I

Oct 11th, 2018 - The aim of this study is to evaluate the diagnostic utility of ultrasonographic enthesitis assessment in patients with non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) and to compare different sonographic scoring methods. Patients with nr-axSpA...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  81 results

Images of the month: Lower-back pain in a young man with HLA B27 - not always spondyloa...
https://doi.org/10.7861/clinmed.2020-0070
Clinical Medicine (London, England); Kumar A, Sharma A et. al.

May 17th, 2020 - Presence of human leucocyte antigen (HLA) B27 in a patient with lower-back pain should not be considered synonymous with axial spondyloarthritis. Other causes of back pain should be ruled-out by careful evaluation. Lumbosacral transitional vertebr...

Awake, Endoscopic Revision Surgery for Lumbar Pseudarthrosis After Transforaminal Lumba...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.wneu.2020.01.048
World Neurosurgery; Telfeian AE, Moldovan K et. al.

Jan 19th, 2020 - We sought to evaluate the feasibility for awake, endoscopic treatment of lumbar pseudarthrosis after a transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF). A 71-year-old male with severe cardiac disease, determined to be high risk for general anesthesia...

Could that back pain be caused by ankylosing spondylitis?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/200269/pain/could-back-pain-be-caused-ankylosing-spondylitis/page/0/2?channel=40
MDedge Family Medicine;

May 8th, 2019 - In addition, AS predominantly affects people in the third and fourth decades of life, but as many as 5% of patients of all ages with chronic back pain (> 3 months) can be classified as having AS. 8 In patients who have IBP features, 14% can be clas.

Spontaneous spinal subdural haematoma in a patient on apixaban.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6347922
BMJ Case Reports; Mchaourab A, Evans GYR et. al.

Jan 24th, 2019 - A 68-year-old man on apixaban presented to the emergency department with back pain following a long-haul flight. Investigations for pulmonary embolus and aortic dissection were negative and he was discharged with analgesia for mechanical back pain...

Is ultrasonographic enthesitis evaluation helpful for diagnosis of non-radiographic axi...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00296-018-4164-4
Rheumatology International; Ozsoy-Unubol T, Yagci I

Oct 11th, 2018 - The aim of this study is to evaluate the diagnostic utility of ultrasonographic enthesitis assessment in patients with non-radiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) and to compare different sonographic scoring methods. Patients with nr-axSpA...

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News  9 results

Could that back pain be caused by ankylosing spondylitis?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/200269/pain/could-back-pain-be-caused-ankylosing-spondylitis/page/0/2?channel=40
MDedge Family Medicine;

May 8th, 2019 - In addition, AS predominantly affects people in the third and fourth decades of life, but as many as 5% of patients of all ages with chronic back pain (> 3 months) can be classified as having AS. 8 In patients who have IBP features, 14% can be clas.

Axial SpA features don’t guarantee its diagnosis in chronic back pain
https://www.mdedge.com/rheumatology/article/145197/spondyloarthropathies/axial-spa-features-dont-guarantee-its-diagnosis
Lucas Franki

Aug 23rd, 2017 - The manifestation of multiple features of spondyloarthritis (SpA) in patients with chronic back pain is not sufficient for a diagnosis of axial spondyloarthritis, according to a report from Zineb Ez-Zaitouni and associates. In a group of 250 peopl.

MRI Connects the Dots in Back Pain
https://www.medpagetoday.com/painmanagement/backpain/64882

Apr 28th, 2017 - Action Points Note that this observational study found that MRI findings traditionally associated with "wear and tear" damage were associated with inflammatory back pain symptoms. Be aware that inflammatory symptoms were assessed via questionnaire...

An Important Consideration in Ankylosing Spondylitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/851336

Sep 23rd, 2015 - Hello. I'm Dr Jonathan Kay, professor of medicine and director of clinical research in the Division of Rheumatology at UMass Memorial Medical Center in the University of Massachusetts Medical School, both in Worcester, Massachusetts. Back pain is ...

Spinal MRI does not enhance spondyloarthropathy diagnosis
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/76281/imaging/spinal-mri-does-not-enhance-spondyloarthropathy-diagnosis
Rheumatology News; Sara Freeman

Jul 12th, 2013 - MADRID – There is no added benefit of performing spinal MRI in the diagnosis of spondyloarthritis, the results of an international, multicenter study suggest. Around one-quarter of patients with nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis (nr-axSpA) w.

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Patient Education  1 results see all →