Search for dissertations about: "on anti arthritis activity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 swedish dissertations containing the words on anti arthritis activity.

  1. 1. Psoriatic arthritis: a complex disease analyses on genetic and serological biomarkers and of comorbidity

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kristina Juneblad; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Psoriatic Arthritis; genetics; inflammasomes; polymorphisms; biomarkers; disease expression; disease activity; cardiovascular diseases; mortality; epidemiology;

    Abstract : Psoriatic Arthritis (PsA) is a heterogonous inflammatory arthritis associated with psoriasis. The disease leads to inflammation of peripheral joints, axial skeleton and/or enthesites, and can result in severe destruction of affected joints. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rheumatoid Arthritis in a 10-Year Perspective, Outcome for Patients Followed from Early Disease

    University dissertation from Elisabet Lindqvist, Department of Rheumatology, Lund University Hospital, SE-221 85 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Elisabet Lindqvist; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; reumatologi; muskelsystem; rheumatology locomotion; Skelett; COMP; Skeleton; muscle system; Anti-IL-1alpha; Anti-CCP; Rheumatoid factor isotypes; Mortality; Radiographic progression; Joint damage; Disease activity; HAQ; SOFI; Disability; Prognosis; Rheumatoid arthritis; Outcome;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Reumatoid artrit/ledgångsreumatism (RA) är en kronisk inflammatorisk sjukdom som i första hand drabbar lederna. Man uppskattar sjukdomens förekomst i den vuxna befolkningen till cirka en halv procent och den är 2-4 gånger vanligare hos kvinnor. READ MORE

  3. 3. Measure for measure. Outcome assessment of arthritis treatment in clinical practice

    University dissertation from Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Anders Gülfe; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TNF blockade; rheumatoid arthritis; utility; treatment continuation; agreement; health related quality of life; Outcome; response; psoriatic arthritis; spondyloarthritis; disease activity; observational study;

    Abstract : Objective: To investigate (i) the performance and agreement between various activity indices and response criteria in TNF-blockade of RA; (ii) the predictive ability of different response criteria and disease activity states regarding continuation of anti-TNF treatment of RA; (iii) Euro-QoL-5-dimensions utility development during TNF blockade of RA, PsA and SpA. Also, (iv) to develop a simple, utility-based outcome measure, the number needed to treat per quality adjusted life year gained (NNQ) and apply it in RA, PsA and SpA patients on anti-TNF treatment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Proteases in Staphylococcal Arthritis

    University dissertation from Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Ann-Marie Calander; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Staphylococcus aureus; Septic arthritis; Proteases; Matrix metalloproteinases;

    Abstract : Proteases in Staphylococcal Arthritis Ann-Marie Calander Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, Göteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 10A, 413 46 Göteborg, Sweden Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus) is a ubiquitous bacterium. READ MORE

  5. 5. Health economics and its measures in rheumatoid arthritis

    University dissertation from Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Johan Karlsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Cost-utility analysis; Cost-of-illness; Quality of life; EuroQol 5-Dimensions; Antirheumatic agents; TNF inhibition; Outcome assessment; Disease activity; Disability; Health economics; Rheumatoid arthritis;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Reumatoid artrit Reumatoid artrit (RA), på svenska ledgångsreumatism, är den vanligaste kroniska, inflammatoriska ledsjukdomen (artriten) bland människor. I Sverige är förekomsten i befolkningen omkring 0,7%, och bland 100 000 personer insjuknar ca. 50 årligen med denna diagnos. READ MORE