Rheumatology Group

Recent Publications

Vitamin D deficiency: subclinical and clinical consequences on musculoskeletal health.
Haroon M, FitzGerald O.
Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2012 Jun;14(3):286-93. Review.
PMID: 22328176 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

High prevalence of psoriatic arthritis in patients with severe psoriasis with suboptimal performance of screening questionnaires.
Haroon M, Kirby B, Fitzgerald O.
Ann Rheum Dis. 2012 Jun 23. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 22730367 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]

Pathogenetic overview of psoriatic disease.
Haroon M, Fitzgerald O.
J Rheumatol Suppl. 2012 Jul;89:7-10.
PMID: 22751581 [PubMed - in process]

The path forward to biomarker discovery in psoriatic disease: a report from the GRAPPA 2010 annual meeting.
Gladman DD, Ritchlin CT, Fitzgerald O.J Rheumatol. 2012 Feb;39(2):434-6. PMID: 22298275 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE

Acute-phase serum amyloid A regulates tumor necrosis factor α and matrix turnover and predicts disease progression in patients with inflammatory arthritis before and after biologic therapy.
Connolly M, Mullan RH, McCormick J, Matthews C, Sullivan O, Kennedy A, FitzGerald O, Poole AR, Bresnihan B, Veale DJ, Fearon U.
Arthritis Rhem 2012 April;64(4):1035-45. PMID 22076945

Notch-1 mediates hypoxia-induced angiogenesis in rheumatoid arthritis.
Gao W, Sweeney C, Connolly M, Kennedy A, Ng CT, McCormick, Veale DJ, Fearon U
Arthritis Rheum 2012 Jul;64(7):2104-13. PMID 22275240

Vitamin D and its emerging role in immunopathology.
Haroon M. Fitzgerald O. Clin Rheumatol 2012 Feb;31(2):199-202. PMID 22020389

Haroon M, Daly M, Harney S.
Re-challenge with Etanercept in patients with Etanercept-induced Neutropenia.
Clin Rheumatol 2012 Jan;31(1):151-5. PMID 21818536

Joint tenderness and swelling in biologic-treated inflammatory arthritis patients – A tricky trade off?
Harty LC, Ng CT, Fearon U. Murray CA, Fitztgerald O, Veale DJ.
Int. J. Clin. Pract. 2012 Feb;66(2):128-31. PMID 22257038

Mitochondrial mutagenesis correlates with the local inflammatory environment in arthritis.
Harty LC, Biniecka M, O’Sullivan J, Fox E, Mulhall K, Veale DJ, Fearon U.
Ann Rheum Dis 2012 Apr;71(4):582-8. PMID 22121133

A series of patients on anti-TNF therapy referred to a multidisciplinary lung cancer service.
O’Connell C, Hensey M, Mongey AB, Veale DJ, Donnelly SC. Ir. J. Med. Sci. 2012 Apr 11. PMID 22492023

A mixed treatment comparison of the efficacy of anti-TNF agents in rheumatoid arthritis for methotrexate non-responders demonstrates differences between treatments: a Bayesian approach
Schmitz S, Adams R, Walsh CD, Barry M, Fitzgerald O.
Ann. Rheum. Dis. 2012 Feb;71(2):225-30. PMID 21960560