Reduction in stiffness of proximal leg muscles during the first 6 months of glucocorticoid therapy for giant cell arteritis: A pilot study using shear wave elastography.

Alfuraih, AM orcid.org/0000-0002-4655-7248, Tan, AL orcid.org/0000-0002-9158-7243, O'Connor, P et al. (3 more authors) (2019) Reduction in stiffness of proximal leg muscles during the first 6 months of glucocorticoid therapy for giant cell arteritis: A pilot study using shear wave elastography. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 22 (10). pp. 1891-1899. ISSN 1756-1841

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Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2019 Asia Pacific League of Associations for Rheumatology and John Wiley & Sons Australia, Ltd. This is the post-peer reviewed version of the following article: Alfuraih, AM, Tan, AL, O’Connor, P, Emery, P, Mackie, S, Wakefield, RJ. Reduction in stiffness of proximal leg muscles during the first 6 months of glucocorticoid therapy for giant cell arteritis: A pilot study using shear wave elastography. Int J Rheum Dis. 2019; 22: 1891– 1899, which has been published in final form at: https://doi.org/10.1111/1756-185X.13667 This article may be used for non-commercial purposes in accordance with Wiley Terms and Conditions for Use of Self-Archived Versions.
Keywords: diagnostic imaging; elasticity imaging techniques; giant cell arteritis; glucocorticoids; muscles; muscular diseases
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  • Accepted: 1 July 2019
  • Published (online): 30 July 2019
  • Published: October 2019
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Institute of Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Medicine (LIRMM) (Leeds) > Inflammatory Arthritis (Leeds)
The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Medicine (Leeds) > Institute of Rheumatology & Musculoskeletal Medicine (LIRMM) (Leeds) > Musculoskeletal Medicine & Imaging (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 07 Aug 2019 09:12
Last Modified: 30 Jul 2020 00:38
Status: Published
Publisher: Wiley
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1111/1756-185X.13667
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