Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Care

Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Care Selected Study Listing - 2009 American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting

HSS Mary Kirkland Center for Lupus Care (MKCLC) Attending Physician and Researchers presented 18 studies at the 2009 Annual American College of Rheumatology Meeting, held October 16-21, 2009 in Philadelphia, PA. Some selected studies are:

  • Berman J, Fields T, Bass A, Do H, Dwyer E, Krasnokutsky S, Lazaro D, Paget S, Weinstein E. “Immediate Station Feedback During the Annual New York Rheumatology Objective Structured Clinical Examination (NY-ROSCE) Increases Intra-Exam Scores.”
  • Cherian J, MacDermott E, Santiago A, Taimeh Z, Barillas-Arias L, Gold S, Duculan D, Crow M, Kirou K. “Characterization of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus Patients with Low or Normal Complement Levels: Longitudinal Evaluation of Disease Flares.”
  • Barbhaiya M, Erkan D, George D, Sammaritano L, Lockshin M. “Moderate versus High Titer Persistently Anticardiolipin Antibody Positive Patients: Are They Clinically Different?”
  • Gold S, Cherian J, Santiago A, Blank N, Crow M, Kirou K. “Type I Interferon Pathway Activation Parallels Therapeutic Response in Patients with SLE.”
  • Haiduc V, Richey M, Tzakas S, Park J, Konstantellis L, Pollino-Tanner JA, Erkan D. “Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) Prevention Counseling Program for Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE) and/or Antiphospholipid Antibody (aPL) Positive Patients.”
  • Buyon J, Kim N, Guerra M, Karumanchi SA, Laskin A, Lockshin M, Merrill J, Petri M, Rana S, Salmon J, Sawitzke A, Ware Branch D,  “Angiogenic Factor Imbalance in Pregnant SLE Patients May Explain Increased Risk for Complications.”
  • Alarcon G, Belmont M, Cronin M, Dooley M, Grossman GM, Hahn LM, Hanrahan BH, Merrill J, Sammaritano L, Von Feldt J, “Revision of the SELENA Flare Index.”