Sheila Jacobs

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Severe Obesity Linked to Rapid Progression of Disability in Rheumatoid Arthritis

Severe Obesity Linked to Rapid Progression of Disability in Rheumatoid Arthritis

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Severe obesity is associated with more rapid progression of disability in rheumatoid arthritis.

Late-Life Mobility Limitations Linked to Obesity After Arthroplasty for OA in Women

Late-Life Mobility Limitations Linked to Obesity After Arthroplasty for OA in Women

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Baseline obesity is associated with an increased risk for late-life mobility limitations in women undergoing joint replacement for OA.

Comparing Statin Prescriptions, Lipid Testing in SLE vs Diabetes

Comparing Statin Prescriptions, Lipid Testing in SLE vs Diabetes

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Researchers investigated whether patients with SLE receive lipid testing and statin prescriptions comparably with patients with diabetes.

Hormonal Antiandrogen Therapy for Acne May Help Reduce Antibiotic Use

Hormonal Antiandrogen Therapy for Acne May Help Reduce Antibiotic Use

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Recognizing the increased need for antibiotic stewardship, the researchers consider HAAT to be a useful alternative to systemic antibiotic therapy that is effective and well tolerated among women with inflammatory acne.

Tibiofemoral MRI May Be Predictive of Radiographic Knee OA in Overweight, Obese Women

Tibiofemoral MRI May Be Predictive of Radiographic Knee OA in Overweight, Obese Women

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Researchers sought to determine the predictive value of tibiofemoral MRI, patellofemoral MRI, and KLG1 for the incidence of clinical or radiographic knee OA.

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