Arthritis Care & Research
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Edited By: Marian T. Hannan, DSc, MPH
Impact Factor: 4.713
ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 5/32 (Rheumatology)
Online ISSN: 2151-4658
Associated Title(s): Arthritis & Rheumatology
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Marian T. Hannan, DSc, MPH
Editor's Picks for December 2015
Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis
Jeffrey A. Sparks, et al.
Effect of Intraarticular Corticosteroid Foot Injections on Walking Function in Children With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis
Anna-Clara Esbjörnsson, et al.
Medication Nonadherence Is Associated With Increased Subsequent Acute Care Utilization Among Medicaid Beneficiaries With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Candace H. Feldman, et al.
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Special Themed Issue: Mobility and the Rheumatic Diseases
Articles in this themed issue cover important aspects of mobility issues in the rheumatic diseases, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, spondylitis, juvenile fibromyalgia, and myositis. The manuscripts include original articles across a multitude of well-characterized study designs documenting the influence of statin use on physical function, the functional impairments across grades of hallux valgus, predictors of avoidance of activities, physical activity after total knee replacement, psychological profiles of inactive versus active persons, knee pain from stair use, walking speed, the onset of physical disability related to musculoskeletal disorders, the collection of data using a computerized animated activity questionnaire, gait kinematics, and evidence of altered biomechanics.