Gary Rothbard MD, MS

Most Recent Articles by Gary Rothbard MD, MS

Metabolic Syndrome Highly Prevalent in Patients With Plaque Psoriasis

Metabolic Syndrome Highly Prevalent in Patients With Plaque Psoriasis

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Metabolic syndrome and psoriatic arthritis were highly prevalent comorbidities in patients with plaque psoriasis.

Radiographic Knee OA Not Correlated With Diabetes, Altered Glucose Metabolism

Radiographic Knee OA Not Correlated With Diabetes, Altered Glucose Metabolism

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Investigators examined whether there is a connection between diabetes and increased risk for knee osteoarthritis.

Sustained-Release Sodium Nitrite for Diabetic Neuropathic Pain Not Associated With Headaches

Sustained-Release Sodium Nitrite for Diabetic Neuropathic Pain Not Associated With Headaches

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A sustained-release formulation of sodium nitrite may not be associated with headaches and dizziness reported by patients treated with the immediate-release formulation of sodium nitrite for diabetic peripheral neuropathy.

Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women With Osteoporosis May Improve With Growth Hormone Therapy

Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women With Osteoporosis May Improve With Growth Hormone Therapy

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A recent literature review and meta-analysis indicates that growth hormone therapy may reduce the risk for fracture in patients with osteoporosis.

Higher Prevalence of Sarcopenic Obesity in Osteoarthritis Than Rheumatoid Arthritis

Higher Prevalence of Sarcopenic Obesity in Osteoarthritis Than Rheumatoid Arthritis

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The prevalence of sarcopenia — particularly in combination with ostepenia — increases with age, and sarcopenic obesity may be underrecognized, despite its impact in patients with rheumatic diseases.

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