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Volume 21 Supplement 1

Proceedings from the 4th NextGen Therapies for SJIA and MAS virtual symposium


Publication of this supplement has been supported by the SJIA Foundation. The articles have undergone the journal's standard peer review process for supplements.

Virtual16-18 February 2022

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  1. Currently, the criteria used to classify patients with SJIA are different from those used for AOSD. However, it has been recognized that the existing terms are too narrow, subdividing the Still’s population un...

    Authors: Peter A. Nigrovic, Fabrizio de Benedetti, Yukiko Kimura, Daniel J. Lovell and Sebastiaan J. Vastert
    Citation: Pediatric Rheumatology 2024 21(Suppl 1):114
  2. Although the introduction of the IL-1 and IL-6 inhibiting biologics in 2012 has revolutionized the treatment and markedly improved outcomes for many patients with SJIA, about 20% of these patients continue to ...

    Authors: Grant Schulert, Sebastiaan J. Vastert and Alexei A. Grom
    Citation: Pediatric Rheumatology 2024 21(Suppl 1):87
  3. The substantial morbidity and mortality associated with refractory systemic JIA underlies the need for new treatment approaches. However, progress in this area has been limited by the difficulty of enrolling t...

    Authors: Fabrizio de Benedetti, Alexei A. Grom and Hermine Brunner
    Citation: Pediatric Rheumatology 2024 21(Suppl 1):150
  4. Since IL-18 has recently emerged as a biomarker associated with refractory disease course in SJIA, the focus of the discussion was the feasibility of the biomarker-driven drug development to SJIA. Overall, the...

    Authors: Scott W. Canna and Fabrizio De Benedetti
    Citation: Pediatric Rheumatology 2024 21(Suppl 1):79
  5. It has been increasingly recognized that there is a subset of patients with refractory systemic JIA, who have failed all available medications and may benefit from HSCT. The increasing experience with HSCT in ...

    Authors: Alexei A. Grom, Scott W. Canna, Rolla F. Abu-Arja, Rashmi Sinha, Luciana Peixoto, Elvira Cannizzaro, Shanmuganathan Chandrakasan, Kyla Driest, Rebecca Marsh, Bénédicte Neven, Karen Onel, Sampath Prahalad, Susan Prockop, Pierre Quartier, Johannes Roth, Grant Schulert…
    Citation: Pediatric Rheumatology 2024 21(Suppl 1):86

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