Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Treatment

Edited by Andrew Lemmey

Bangor University, United Kingdom

The purpose of this book is to provide up-to-date, interesting, and thought-provoking perspectives on various aspects of research into current and potential treatments for rheumatoid arthritis (RA). This book features 17 chapters, with contributions from numerous countries (e.g. UK, USA, Canada, Japan, Sweden, Turkey, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Slovakia), including chapters from internationally recognized leaders in rheumatology research. It is anticipated that Rheumatoid Arthritis - Treatment will provide both a useful reference and source of potential areas of investigation for research scientists working in the field of RA and other inflammatory arthropathies.

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Rheumatoid ArthritisTreatmentEdited by Andrew Lemmey

Published: January 18th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2303

ISBN: 978-953-307-850-2

Copyright year: 2012

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41299 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

19 Dimensions Citations

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1. The Clinical Role of Glucocorticoids in the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Hussein Al-Mossawi and John R. Kirwan

2012

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2. Novel Formulation Approaches for Dermal and Transdermal Delivery of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs

By Alper Okyar, Yıldız Özsoy and Sevgi Güngör

7292

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3. The Role of Tocilizumab in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Yasuhiko Hirabayashi

2107

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4. Mycobacterial Infections Associated with TNF-α Inhibitors

By Sarah K. Brode and Theodore K. Marras

1696

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5. Expression of Tumor Necrosis Factor-Alpha (TNF-α TNF-α Converting Enzyme and Matrix Metalloproteinase-3 in SAPHO Syndrome Synovium - A Rare Case Accompanied by Acrodermatitis Continua of Hallopeau: A Case Report and Review of Anti-TNF-α Therapy

By Koichiro Komiya, Nobuki Terada, Yoshikazu Mizoguchi and Harumoto Yamada

2202

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6. The Development of Targeted Drug Delivery Systems for Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

By Rebecca A. Bader

5086

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7. Proteasome Targeted Therapies in Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Aisha Siddiqah Ahmed

1585

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8. Enkorten – A Potential Drug for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Nedžad Mulabegović, Jasna Kusturica, Maida Todić-Rakanović, Mirjana Mijanović, Fahir Bečić, Asija Začiragić, Selma Škrbo, Lejla Burnazović-Ristić, Aida Kulo and Svjetlana Loga-Zec

2594

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9. Role of Adrenomedullin in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Etsuo Chosa, Hiroaki Hamada and Toshiyuki Ohkura

1262

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10. Targeting the Metabolism and Receptors of Sphingosine-1- Phosphate for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Sylvain G. Bourgoin, Chenqi Zhao and Maria J. Fernandes

1417

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11. Targeting DAMP Activation of Toll-Like Receptors: Novel Pathways to Treat Rheumatoid Arthritis?

By Theresa H. Page and Kim S. Midwood

2475

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12. Modern Pharmacological Approaches to Therapies: Substances Tested in Animal Models of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Katarina Bauerova, Silvester Poništ, Radomir Nosaľ, Maria Stančikova and Jozef Rovensky

1651

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13. Resveratrol: A Candidate Drug for Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Tomoyuki Nishizaki and Takeshi Kanno

1823

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14. Resistance Training for Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Effects on Disability, Rheumatoid Cachexia, and Osteoporosis; and Recommendations for Prescription

By Andrew B. Lemmey

2235

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15. Molecular Effects of Exercise in Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Daniel J. Leong and Hui B. Sun

2006

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16. Perceptions Relating to Exercise in Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Rebecca-Jane Law, David Markland, Peter Maddison and Jeanette M. Thom

2118

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17. Complementary and Alternative Medicine in the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis

By Chenchen Wang

1738

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