Publications



Pomalidomide in Patients with Interstitial Lung Disease due to Systemic Sclerosis: A Phase II, Multicenter, Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel-group Study.
J Rheumatol 2017 Nov 1. Epub 2017 Nov 1.
From the Robert Wood Johnson (RWJ) Medical School Scleroderma Program, New Brunswick; Celgene Corp., Summit, New Jersey; Department of Rheumatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, California; Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA; Centre for Rheumatology and Connective Tissue Disease, London, UK; The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and University of Adelaide, Adelaide, Australia; Research Rheumatology Institute n.a. V.A. Nassonova, Moscow, Russia; Department of Internal Medicine 3, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany. Funded by Celgene Corp. V.M. Hsu, MD, RWJ Medical School Scleroderma Program; C.P. Denton, MBBS, MRCP, Centre for Rheumatology and Connective Tissue Disease; R.T. Domsic, MD, MPH, Department of Rheumatology, University of Pittsburgh; D.E. Furst, MD, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA; M. Rischmueller, MD, FRACP, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital and University of Adelaide; M. Stanislav, MD, PhD, DMSc, Research Rheumatology Institute n.a. V.A. Nassonova; V.D. Steen, MD, Georgetown University Medical Center; J.H. Distler, MD, Department of Internal Medicine 3, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg; S. Korish, MD, Celgene Corp.; A. Cooper, Celgene Corp.; S. Choi, PhD, Celgene Corp.; P.H. Schafer, PhD, Celgene Corp.; G. Horan, PhD, Celgene Corp.; D.R. Hough, MD, Celgene Corp. Address correspondence to Dr. V.M. Hsu, RWJ Medical School Scleroderma Program, 51 French St., P.O. Box 19, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903, USA. E-mail: Accepted for publication August 9, 2017.


Reliability and Validity of the Tender and Swollen Joint Counts and the Modified Rodnan Skin Score in Early Diffuse Cutaneous Systemic Sclerosis: Analysis from the Prospective Registry of Early Systemic Sclerosis Cohort.
J Rheumatol 2017 Jun 15;44(6):791-794. Epub 2017 Mar 15.
From the Department of Rheumatology, and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Hospital for Special Surgery; Department of Rheumatology, Columbia University, New York, New York; Department of Radiology, and Department of Biostatistics, University of Michigan; University of Michigan Scleroderma Program, Ann Arbor, Michigan; Department of Rheumatology, University of Texas, Houston, Texas; Department of Rheumatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Department of Rheumatology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina; Department of Rheumatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Rheumatology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC; Department of Rheumatology, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.



Consensus opinion of a North American Working Group regarding the classification of digital ulcers in systemic sclerosis.
Clin Rheumatol 2014 Feb 20;33(2):207-14. Epub 2013 Dec 20.
Division of Rheumatology, Jewish General Hospital, 3755 Cote-Sainte-Catherine, A-725, Montreal, QC, H3T 1E2, Canada,

Prevalence, correlates and outcomes of gastric antral vascular ectasia in systemic sclerosis: a EUSTAR case-control study.
J Rheumatol 2014 Jan 1;41(1):99-105. Epub 2013 Dec 1.
From the Department of Rheumatology A, Paris Descartes University, Cochin Hospital, AP-HP, Paris, France; University of Michigan Scleroderma Program, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA; Division of Rheumatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA; Department of Rheumatology, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland; Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology Unit, Spedali Civili and University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy; Rheumatology Department, Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre, Madrid, Spain; Rheumatology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria V. Emanuele, Ferrarotto, S. Bambino, Catania, Italy; Service de Médecine Interne, Centre Hospitalier Nord, Marseille, France; Service de Médecine Interne, University Hospital Centre (CHU) Cochin; Service de Médecine Interne, CHU Saint-Antoine, Paris, France; Division of Rheumatology, Istituto Gaetano Pini, University of Milan, Italy; Department of Clinical Medicine, Clinical Immunology Unit, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy; Rheumatology Unit, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Integrata, Verona, Italia; Department of Rheumatology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden; Department of Rheumatology, Basel University, Basel, Switzerland; Sección de Reumatología, Hospital Dr Peset, Valencia, Spain; Médecine interne, Hôpital Beaujon, Clichy, France; Internal Medicine, Hôtel-Dieu Hospital, CHU Nantes, Nantes, France; Rheumatologic Unit, Department of Internal Medicine and Clinical Specialties, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy; and Department of Medicine, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington DC, USA.

Immunochip analysis identifies multiple susceptibility loci for systemic sclerosis.
Am J Hum Genet 2014 Jan;94(1):47-61
Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina López-Neyra, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Granada 18016, Spain.








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