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Oral Steroids May Raise Risks for Diabetes, HTN, VTE in Children

But absolute risks for these complications still low among children receiving glucocorticoids

Individuals With Diabetes Have Increased Risk for Falls

Risk for falls higher in adjusted analysis for individuals with type 1 and type 2 diabetes

Glucocorticoids Linked to Hospitalized Infection Risk in RA

Risk for hospitalized infections up for patients with RA receiving DMARDs with continued glucocorticoid use

Hip Implant Survival Tied to Implant Choice

Implant selection easier to change than technical skills or system factors, authors say

Botox for TMJ Disorder Does Not Affect Jaw Bone Density

Low-dose botulinum toxin injections for jaw, facial pain not linked to short-term bone changes

Adding Belimumab Improves Renal Outcome in Lupus Nephritis

Odds of primary efficacy renal response, complete renal response increased at week 104

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Tied to Worse Bone Health

Findings strongest for development of vertebral fracture

Curcuma longa Extract Improves Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis

CL improved pain but did not change effusion-synovitis volume or cartilage composition

Clinical Score Predicts Poor Pain Control After Spine Surgery

Prediction model based on seven variables, including younger age, preoperative daily opioid use

Lipid-Rich Necrotic Core Linked to Psoriasis Severity

Patients on biologic therapy had reduction in lipid-rich necrotic core at one year