Winners of EULAR Abstract Award 2016

PARE

Wendy Olsder, Netherlands

DEVELOPMENT OF THE GUIDE FOR NATIONAL ONLINE YOUTH
PLATFORMS INCLUDING IMPLEMENTATION IN THREE COUNTRIES
 

Health Professionals

Camilla Fongen, Norway

SPINAL MOBILITY IS IMPAIRED IN PATIENTS WITH CHRONIC BACK PAIN OF SHORT DURATION, BUT DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE BETWEEN PATIENTS WITH AXIAL SPONDYLOARTHRITIS AND OTHER FORMS OF CBP.

Theresa Bieler, Denmark

EVEN IN THE LONG RUN NORDIC WALKING IS SUPERIOR TO STRENGTH TRAINING AND HOME BASED EXERCISE FOR IMPROVING PHYSICAL FUNCTION IN OLDER PEOPLE WITH HIP OSTEOARTHRITIS - AN RCT.

Tanja Thomsen, Denmark

THE EFFICACY OF MOTIVATIONAL COUNSELLING AND SMS-REMINDERS ON DAILY SITTING TIME IN PATIENTS WITH RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS: A RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL.
 

Basic Science

Martijn van den Bosch, Netherlands

WISP1 INDUCES PATHOLOGY IN EXPERIMENTAL OSTEOARTHRITIS AND PREDICTS DISEASE PROGRESSION IN EARLY OSTEOARTHRITIS PATIENTS.

Matteo Vecellio, Untited Kingdom

SUSCEPTIBILITY TO ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS IS INFLUENCED INDEPENDENTLY BY TWO CLOSELY ADJACENT RUNX3 SNPS, THAT SHOW STRONG FUNCTIONAL EFFECT IN DIFFERENT CELL TYPES.

Grant Schulert, United States

MICRORNA ASSOCIATED WITH ACTIVE SYSTEMIC JUVENILE IDIOPATHIC ARTHRITIS REGULATE CD163 EXPRESSION IN POLARIZED MACROPHAGES THROUGH TWO DISTINCT MECHANISMS

Sungsin Jo, Korea, Republic of

TARGETING IL-23 CAN ATTENUATE PROGRESSION OF SPINAL ANKYLOSIS IN ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS.

Amity Roberts, Untied Kingdom

DIFFERENTIAL TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR BINDING COULD EXPLAIN THE GENETIC ASSOCIATION OF ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS WITH POLYMORPHISMS IN THE IL23R-IL12RB2 INTERGENIC REGION

Michal Rudnik, Switzerland

MICRORNAS AS POTENTIAL REGULATORS OF MONOCYTE DIFFERENTIATION AND FUNCTION IN HEART FIBROSIS IN SYSTEMIC SCLEROSIS
 

Clinical Science

Uta Kiltz, Germany

VALIDATION OF THE ASAS HEALTH INDEX: RESULTS OF A MULTICENTER INTERNATIONAL STUDY IN 23 COUNTRIES

Raquel Marques, United Kingdom

EFFICACY AND SAFETY OF TUMOUR NECROSIS FACTOR-ΑLFA ANTAGONISTS IN A LARGE COHORT OF JUVENILE DERMATOMYOSITIS PATIENTS

Athimalaipet Ramanan, United Kingdom

ADALIMUMAB IN COMBINATION WITH METHOTREXATE FOR THE TREATMENT OF JUVENILE IDIOPATHIC ARTHRITIS ASSOCIATED UVEITIS: THE SYCAMORE TRIAL

Gulsar Akdemir, Netherlands

FIVE YEAR OUTCOMES OF REMISSION STEERED TREATMENT INCLUDING DRUG TAPERING STRATEGIES IN EARLY ARTHRITIS PATIENTS

Lindsay Belvedere, Canada

IMPROVED SURVIVAL IN GIANT CELL ARTERITIS: A POPULATION-BASED STUDY

Xenefon Baraliakos, Germany

WHICH CELLS CORRESPOND TO THE TYPICAL SIGNALS FOR FATTY AND INFLAMMATORY LESIONS SEEN IN MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING IN ANKYLOSING SPONDYLITIS ? – A PROSPECTIVE STUDY USING BIOPSY MATERIAL OBTAINED DURING SPINAL SURGERY
 

Undergraduate Awards

Pierre-Edouard Gavand, France

CLINICAL SPECTRUM AND THERAPEUTIC MANAGEMENT OF SYSTEMIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS-ASSOCIATED MACROPHAGE ACTIVATION SYNDROME. DATA FROM A FRENCH NATIONWIDE STUDY OF 81 EPISODES IN 67 ADULT PATIENTS

Nionke Conijn, Netherlands

ASYMPTOMATIC GOUT IN CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE: PREVALENCE STUDY USING DUAL ENERGY CT AND ULTRASOUND

Aurelien Sokal, France

BISPHOSPHONATES DURING PREGNANCY : A PROSPECTIVE STUDY.