Erectile dysfunction may potentially be associated with gout, a new systematic report and meta-analysis reveals. However, the low quality and high degree of heterogeneity among the studies included reduce the certainty of this conclusion.
Patients with juvenile-onset systemic lupus erythematosus (jSLE) have a higher frequency of renal involvement, cutaneous symptoms, oral ulcers, neuropsychiatric (NP) manifestations, autoimmune hemolytic anaemia (AIHA) and anti-dsDNA positivity than those with adult-onset SLE (aSLE), a recent study has found.
At the International Osteoporosis Foundation Regionals – 6th Asia-Pacific Osteoporosis Meeting in Singapore, Professor Olivier Bruyère shared about the algorithm for the management of knee OA by the European Society for Clinical and Economic Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases (ESCEO). MIMS Doctor also spoke to Professor Jean-Yves Reginster, president of ESCEO about this algorithm and the role of SYSADOAs in the control of pain and prevention of disease progression.