Publications

  • Smith, M. and Wechalekar, M.D. (2015). Hochberg's Rheumatology 6th Edition. 6th ed. MC Hochberg, AJ Silman, JS Smolen, ME Weinblatt, ME Weisman, ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier.
  • Dharmapatni, A.A., Wechalekar, M.D., Haynes, D.R., Smith, M.D. and Crotti, T.N. (2013). Relationship between soluble oscar and erosion, a preliminary study. In Internal Medicine Journal. Australian Rheumatology Association (ARA) Annual Scientific Meeting 2013. Perth, pp. 3-4.
  • Petersons, C., Mangelsdorf, B., Jenkins, A., Poljak, A., Smith, M., Greenfield, J., et al. (2012). Acute and chronic effects of low dose prednisolone on carbohydrate metabolism in subjects with inflammatory rheumatologic disease. In Proceedings of the 54th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia. 54th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia. Gold Coast. Aug 2012.
  • Thomas, G., Duan, R., Weedon, H.M., Maylin, E., Pettit, A., Smith, M.D., et al. (2012). Expression profiling in spondyloarthropathy synovial biopsies highlights inflammatory gene changes in conjunction with altered WNT signalling. In Australian Rheumatology Association in conjunction with Rheumatology Health Professionals 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting. Brisbane, QLD: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 53rd Australian Rheumatology Association Annual Scientific Meeting. Canberra, ACT. May 2012, pp. 1-1.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2012.02759.x]
  • Burt, M., Willenberg, V., Smith, M., Ahern, M. and Stranks, S. (2011). Screening for diabetes in patients administered glucocorticoids long-term. The Endocrine Society's 93rd Annual Meeting. Boston, MA, USA. Jun 2011.
  • Petersons, C., Willenberg, V., Smith, M., Ahern, M., Stranks, S. and Burt, M. (2011). Screening for diabetes in patients administered glucocorticoids long-term. Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia, Perth, August 2011. Oral presentation. In Proceedings of the 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia. 53rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia. Perth. Aug 2011.
  • Burt, M., Willenberg, V., Smith, M., Ahern, M. and Stranks, S. (2009). Comparison of fasting glucose with the oral glucose tolerance test to screen for diabetes in subjects receiving chronic low dose glucocorticoid therapy. In Proceedings of the 51st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia. 51st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Endocrine Society of Australia. Adelaide. Aug 2009.
  • Burt, M., Willenberg, V., Smith, M., Ahern, M. and Stranks, S. (2009). Comparison of fasting glucose with the oral glucose tolerance test to screen for diabetes in subjects receiving chronic low dose glucocorticoid therapy. The Endocrine Society's 91st Annual Meeting. Washington DC, USA. Jun 2009.
  • Russo, P., Thomas, A., Selvanayagam, J., Shanahan, E., Ahern, M. and Smith, M. (2014). AL amyloid arthropathy and cardiomyopathy presenting with progressive symmetrical fixed flexion deformities and new onset congestive heart failure. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 17(2) pp. 217-218.
    [10.1111/1756-185X.12042]
  • Shanahan, E.M. and Smith, M.D. (2012). The safety of suprascapular nerve block. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, 37(1) pp. 120-121.
    [10.1097/AAP.0b013e3182320d59]
  • Wechalekar, M.D., Blumbergs, P.C. and Smith, M.D. (2011). Inflammatory Myopathies. Medical Observer Weekly, pp. 27-29.
  • Wechalekar, M.D., Kennedy, N.A., Ahern, M.J., Slavotinek, J. and Smith, M. (2011). Esophageal adenocarcinoma and hypertrophic osteoarthropathy with improvement following resection of esophageal cancer. JCR-JOURNAL OF CLINICAL RHEUMATOLOGY, 17(6) pp. 323-324.
    [10.1097/RHU.0b013e31822e0642]
  • Smith, M.D., Walker, J.G., Ahern, M.J. and Roberts-Thomson, P.J. (2010). Inflammatory Arthritis in a Patient with Primary Biliary. Journal of Rheumatology, 37(1) pp. 212-214.
    [10.3899/jrheum.090626] [10.3899/jrheum.090626] [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, A.J., Englert, H., Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., Highton, J. and Roberts-Thomson, P.J. (2009). A modified hand anatomic index to assesss hand deformity in scleroderma. Rheumatology International, 29(7) pp. 847-848.
    [10.1007/s00296-008-0777-3] [10.1007/s00296-008-0777-3] [Scopus]
  • Cai, F.Z.J., Ahern, M.J. and Smith, M.D. (2006). Treatment of cryoglobulinemia associated peripheral neuropathy with rituximab. Journal of Rheumatology, 33(6) pp. 1197-1198.
    [Scopus]
  • Shanahan, E.M., Ahern, M.J. and Smith, M.D. (2006). Work disability from rheumatoid arthiritis. Occupational Medicine-Oxford, 56(3) pp. 216-217.
    [10.1093/occmed/kql005] [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Smith, M.D. (2005). Is IV infliximab better than IV methylprednisolone for the treatment of patients with RA when methotrexate fails? Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 64(3) pp. 512-512.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P., Walker, J., Hakendorf, P., Smith, M. and Ahern, M. (2002). Microchimerism in systemic sclerosis: comment on the article by Johnson et al. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 46(9) pp. 2538-2548.
    [Web Link]
  • Smith, M., Ahern, M., Walker, J., Shanahan, E. and Roberts-Thomson, P. (2002). Relationship of Length of Clinical Rotation to Achievement of Skills Necessary for Clinical Management of Musculoskeletal Disease. Journal of Rheumatology, 29(11) pp. 2467-2468.
    [Web Link]
  • Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J. and Shanahan, E.M. (2002). Which patients stop working because of RA. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 61(9) pp. 859-862.
    [10.1136/ard.61.9.859] [10.1136/ard.61.9.859] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D., Walker, J.G., Mendelson, H. and Mcclure, A. (2002). Warfarin and Azathioprine: Clinically Significant Drug Interaction. Journal of Rheumatology, 29(2) pp. 398-399.
    [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2001). Abundant expression of common cytokine receptor chain (CD132) in rheumatoid joints. Journal of Rheumatology, 28(11) pp. 2561-2562.
  • Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., Roberts-Thomson, P. and Youssef, P. (2001). Similar effects of pulse corticosteroid and tumour necrosis factor a blockade in rheumatoid arthritis: comment on the article by Taylor et al. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, pp. 245-245.
  • Dharmapatni, A., Cantley, M., Marino, V., Perilli, E., Crotti, T., Smith, M., et al. (2014). The x-linked inhibitory of apoptosis protein inhibitor, Embelin suppresses inflammation and bone erosion in collagen antibody induced arthritis (CAIA) mice. Mediators of Inflammation, In Press
    [Web Link]
  • Benham, H., Norris, P., Goodall, J., Wechalekar, M., Fitzgerald, O., Szentpetery, A., et al. (2013). Th17 and Th22 cells in psoriatic arthritis and psoriasis. Arthritis Research and Therapy, 15(5) pp. R136.
    [10.1186/ar4317]
  • Marchant, C., Smith, M.D., Proudman, S., Haynes, D.R. and Bartold, P.M. (2013). Effect of Porphyromonas gingivalis on Citrullination of Proteins by Macrophages In Vitro. Journal of Periodontology, 84(9) pp. 1272-1280.
    [10.1902/jop.2012.120103]
  • Petersons, C.J., Mangelsdorf, B.L., Jenkins, A.B., Poljak, A., Smith, M.D., Greenfield, J., et al. (2013). Effects of low-dose prednisolone on hepatic and peripheral insulin sensitivity, insulin secretion, and abdominal adiposity in patients with inflammatory rheumatologic disease. Diabetes Care, 36(9) pp. 2822-2829.
    [10.2337/dc12-2617]
  • Russo, P.A.J., Wiese, M.D., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., Barbara, J.A.J. and Shanahan, E.M. (2013). Leflunomide for inflammatory arthritis in end-stage renal disease on peritoneal dialysis: A pharmacokinetic and pharmacogenetic study. Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 47(3) pp. e15.
    [10.1345/aph.1R542]
  • Wilson, S., Shanahan, E. and Smith, M. (2013). Greater trochanteric pain syndrome: Does imaging identified pathology influence the outcome of interventions? International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,
    [10.1111/1756-185X.12250]
  • Burt, M.G., Willenberg, V.M., Petersons, C.J., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J. and Stranks, S.N. (2012). Screening for diabetes in patients with inflammatory rheumatological disease administered long-term prednisolone: a cross-sectional study. Rheumatology, 51(6) pp. 1112-1119.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/kes003]
  • Chen-Xu, M., Topless, R., McKinney, C., Merriman, M., Phillips-Green, A., Dalbeth, N., et al. (2012). Replication of association of the interleukin 23 receptor rs1343151 variant with rheumatoid arthritis in Caucasian sample sets. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 71(1) pp. 155-157.
    [10.1136/annrheumdis-2011-200591] [Scopus]
  • Shanahan, E.M., Shanahan, K.R., Hill, C.L., Ahern, M.J. and Smith, M.D. (2012). Safety and acceptability of suprascapular nerve block in rheumatology patients. Clinical Rheumatology, 31(1) pp. 145-149.
    [10.1007/s10067-011-1813-3]
  • Kenna, T.J., Davidson, S.I., Duan, R., Bradbury, L.A., McFarlane, J., Smith, M.D., et al. (2012). Enrichment of circulating interleukin-17-secreting interleukin-23 receptor-positive [gamma]/[delta] T cells in patients with active ankylosing spondylitis. Arthritis and Rheumatism, 64(5) pp. 1420-1429.
    [10.1002/art.33507]
  • Crotti, T.N., Dharmapatni, A.A., Alias, E., Zannettino, A.C., Smith, M.D. and Haynes, D. (2012). The immunoreceptor tyrosine-based activation motif (ITAM) - related factors are increased in synovial tissue and vasculature of rheumatoid arthritic joints. Arthritis Research and Therapy, 14(6) pp. R245.
    [10.1186/ar4088]
  • Graf, S.W., Hakendorf, P.H., Lester, S., Patterson, K.A., Walker, J.G., Smith, M.D., et al. (2012). South Australian Scleroderma Register: autoantibodies as predictive biomarkers of phenotype and outcome. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 15(1) pp. 102-109.
    [10.1111/j.1756-185X.2011.01688.x]
  • Hissaria, P., Lester, S., Hakendorf, P., Woodman, R., Patterson, K., Hill, C., et al. (2011). Survival in scleroderma: results from the population based South Australian register. Internal Medicine Journal, 41(5) pp. 381-390.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2010.02281.x] [Scopus]
  • Aguilar Salegio, E., Pollard, A.N., Smith, M.D. and Zhou, X. (2011). Macrophage presence is essential for the regeneration of ascending afferent fibres following a conditioning sciatic nerve lesion in adult rats. BMC Neuroscience, 12 pp. 11.
    [10.1186/1471-2202-12-11] [Scopus]
  • Ngo, D.T., Stafford, I., Sverdlov, A.L., Qi, W., Wuttke, R.D., Zhang, Y., et al. (2011). Ramipril retards development of aortic valve stenosis in a rabbit model: Mechanistic considerations. British Journal of Pharmacology, 162(3) pp. 722-732.
    [10.1111/j.1476-5381.2010.01084.x] [Scopus]
  • Aguilar, E., Pollard, A.N., Smith, M.D. and Zhou, X. (2010). Sciatic nerve conditioning lesion increases macrophage response but it does not promote the regeneration of injured optic nerves. Brain Research, 1361 pp. 12-22.
    [10.1016/j.brainres.2010.09.015] [10.1016/j.brainres.2010.09.015] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D., Weedon, H.M., Papangelis, V., Walker, J.G., Roberts-Thomson, P.J. and Ahern, M.J. (2010). Apoptosis in the rheumatoid arthritis synovial membrane: modulation by disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drug treatment. Rheumatology, 49(5) pp. 862-875.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/kep467] [Scopus]
  • Hollis-Moffat, J.E., Chen-Xu, M., Topless, R., Dalbeth, N., Gow, P.J., Harrison, A.A., et al. (2010). Only one independent genetic association with rheumatoid arthritis within the KIAA1109-TENR-IL2-IL21 locus in Caucasian sample sets: confirmation of association of rs6822844 with rheumatoid arthritis at a genome-wide level of significance. Arthritis Research and Therapy, 12(3)
    [10.1186/ar3053] [10.1186/ar3053] [Scopus]
  • Shulten, P.J., Thomas, J.M., Miller, M.D., Smith, M.D. and Ahern, M.J. (2009). The role of diet in the management of gout: a comparison of knowledge and attitudes to current evidence. Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics, 22(1) pp. 3-11.
    [10.1111/j.1365-277X.2008.00928.x] [10.1111/j.1365-277X.2008.00928.x] [Scopus]
  • Haynes, D., Crotti, T.N., Weedon, H.M., Slavotinek, J.P., Au, V., Coleman, M., et al. (2008). Modulation of RANKL and osteoprotegerin expression in synovial tissue from patients with rheumatoid arthritis in response to disease-modifying antirheumatic drug treatment and correlation with radiologic putcome. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 59(7) pp. 911-920.
    [10.1002/art.23818] [10.1002/art.23818] [Scopus]
  • Hissaria, P., Cai, F.Z.J., Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., Gillis, D. and Roberts-Thomson, P.J. (2008). Wegener's granulomatosis: epidemiological and clinical features in a South Australian study. Internal Medicine Journal, 38(10) pp. 776-780.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2008.01694.x] [Scopus]
  • Ngo, D.T., Stafford, I., Kelly, D.J., Sverdlov, A.L., Wuttke, R.D., Weedon, H.M., et al. (2008). Vitamin D2 supplementation induces the development of aortic stenosis in rabbits: Interactions with endothelial function and thioredoxin-interacting protein. European Journal of Pharmacology, 590(1-3) pp. 290-296.
    [10.1016/j.ejphar.2008.05.051] [10.1016/j.ejphar.2008.05.051] [Scopus]
  • Shanahan, E.M., Smith, M.D., Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Esterman, A.J. and Ahern, M.J. (2008). Influence of rheumatoid arthritis on work participation in Australia. Internal Medicine Journal, 38(3) pp. 166-173.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2007.01432.x] [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2007.01432.x] [Scopus]
  • Ahern, M.J., Campbell, D.G., Weedon, H.M., Papangelis, V. and Smith, M.D. (2008). Effect of intra-articular infliximab on synovial membrane pathology in a patient with a seronegative spondyloarthropathy. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 67(9) pp. 1339-1342.
    [10.1136/ard.2008.090910] [10.1136/ard.2008.090910] [Scopus]
  • Shanahan, E.M., Smith, M.D., Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Esterman, A.J. and Ahern, M.J. (2008). The effect of rheumatoid arthritis on personal income in Australia. Internal Medicine Journal, 38(7) pp. 575-579.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2007.01546.x] [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2007.01546.x] [Scopus]
  • Vergunst, C.E., Gerlag, D.M., Lopatinskaya, L., Klareskog, L., Smith, M.D., van den Bosch, F., et al. (2008). Modulation of CCR2 in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Clinical Trial. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 58(7) pp. 1931-1939.
    [10.1002/art.23591] [10.1002/art.23591] [Scopus]
  • Bresnihan, B., Gerlag, D.M., Rooney, T., Smeets, T.J.M., Wijbrandts, C.A., Boyle, D., et al. (2007). Synovial macrophages as a biomarker of response to therapeutic intervention in rheumatoid arthritis: Standardization and consistency across centers. Journal of Rheumatology, 34(3) pp. 620-622.
    [Scopus]
  • Huynh, O.A., Hampartzoumian, T., Arm, J.P., Hunt, J., Borges, L., Ahern, M.J., et al. (2007). Down-regulation of leucocyte immunoglobulin-like receptor expression in the synovium of rheumatoid arthritis patients after treatment with disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs. Rheumatology, 46(5) pp. 742-751.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/kel405] [10.1093/rheumatology/kel405] [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Cox, S.R., Walker, J.G., Dugar, M., Ahern, M.J. and Smith, M.D. (2007). Diagnostic utility of nailfold capillaroscopy. APLAR Journal of Rheumatology, 10(4) pp. 275-279.
    [10.1111/j.1479-8077.2007.00306.x] [10.1111/j.1479-8077.2007.00306.x] [Scopus]
  • Hyzy, M.D., Slavotinek, J.P. and Smith, M.D. (2007). Role of ultrasound in assessment of early rheumatoid arthritis. Australasian Radiology, 51(2) pp. 120-126.
    [10.1111/j.1440-1673.2007.01677.x] [10.1111/j.1440-1673.2007.01677.x] [Scopus]
  • Walker, J.G., Ahern, M.J., Coleman, M., Weedon, H.M., Papangelis, V., Beroukas, D., et al. (2007). Characterisation of a dendritic cell subset in synovial tissue which strongly expresses Jak/STAT transcription factors from patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 66(8) pp. 992-999.
    [10.1136/ard.2006.060822] [10.1136/ard.2006.060822] [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, A.J., Massy-Westropp, N., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., Highton, J. and Roberts-Thomson, P.J. (2006). The use of the hand anatomic index to assess deformity and impaired function in systemic sclerosis. Rheumatology International, 26(5) pp. 439-444.
    [10.1007/s00296-005-0058-3] [10.1007/s00296-005-0058-3] [Scopus]
  • Walker, J.G., Ahern, M.J., Coleman, M., Weedon, H.M., Papangelis, V., Beroukas, D., et al. (2006). Expression of Jak3, STAT1, STAT4, and STAT6 in inflammatory arthritis: unique Jak3 and STAT4 expression in dendritic cells in seropositive rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 65(2) pp. 149-156.
    [10.1136/ard.2005.037929] [10.1136/ard.2005.037929] [Scopus]
  • Walker, J.G., Ahern, M.J., Coleman, M., Weedon, H.M., Papangelis, V., Beroukas, D., et al. (2006). Changes in synovial tissue Jak-STAT expression in rheumatoid arthritis in response to successful DMARD treatment. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 65(12) pp. 1558-1564.
    [10.1136/ard.2005.050385] [10.1136/ard.2005.050385] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D., Baeten, D., Ulfgren, A., McInnes, I.B., Fitzgerald, O., Bresnihan, B., et al. (2006). Standardisation of synovial tissue infiltrate analysis: how far have we come? how much further do we need to go? Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 65(1) pp. 93-100.
    [10.1136/ard.2005.036905] [10.1136/ard.2005.036905] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. and Ahern, M.J. (2006). Pharmaceutical benefits scheme criteria for the use of tumour necrosis factor-alpha inhibitors in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis in Australia: are they evidence based? Internal Medicine Journal, 36(2) pp. 72-76.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2006.01004.x] [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2006.01004.x] [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Walker, J.G., Lu, T.Y., Esterman, A.J., Hakendorf, P.H., Smith, M.D., et al. (2006). Scleroderma in South Australia: further epidemiological observations supporting a stochastic explanation. Internal Medicine Journal, 36(8) pp. 489-497.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2006.01125.x] [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2006.01125.x] [Scopus]
  • Cox, S.R., Walker, J., Coleman, M., Rischmueller, M., Proudman, S., Smith, M.D., et al. (2005). Isolated pulmonary hypertension in scleroderma. Internal Medicine Journal, 35(1) pp. 28-33.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2004.00646.x] [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2004.00646.x] [Scopus]
  • Bresnihan, B., Baeten, D., Firestein, G.S., Fitzgerald, O.M., Gerlag, D.M., Haringman, J.J., et al. (2005). Synovial Tissue Analysis in Clinical Trials. Journal of Rheumatology, 32(12) pp. 2481-2484.
    [Scopus]
  • Zurauskas, J., Beroukas, D., Walker, J., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J. and Roberts-Thomson, P.J. (2005). Scleroderma in Australian Aborigines. Internal Medicine Journal, 35(1) pp. 60-62.
    [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2004.00729.x] [10.1111/j.1445-5994.2004.00729.x] [Scopus]
  • Walker, J.G. and Smith, M.D. (2005). The Jak-STAT Pathway in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Journal of Rheumatology, 32(9) pp. 1650-1653.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Walker, J., Stirling, J.W., Beroukas, D., Dharmapatni, K., Haynes, D., Smith, M.D., et al. (2005). Histopathological and ultrastructural features of dermal telangiectasias in systemic sclerosis. Pathology, 37(3) pp. 220-225.
    [10.1080/00313020500033262] [10.1080/00313020500033262] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2004). Comment on review on T cells in bone biology. Rheumatology, 43(10) pp. 1314-1314.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/keh269] [10.1093/rheumatology/keh329] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2004). Escalated conventional therapy for rheumatoid arthritis patients. Rheumatology, 43(9) pp. 1199-1200.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/keh276] [10.1093/rheumatology/keh291] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2004). An alternate hypothesis regarding radiologic damage to synovial tissue: comment on the editorial by Kirwan. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 50(11) pp. 3735-3736.
    [10.1002/art.20753] [10.1002/art.20753] [Scopus]
  • Shanahan, E.M., Smith, M.D., Wetherall, M., Lott, C.W., Slavotinek, J.P., Fitzgerald, O.M., et al. (2004). Suprascapular nerve block in chronic shoulder pain: are the radiologists better? Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 63(9) pp. 1035-1040.
    [10.1136/ard.2003.015909] [10.1136/ard.2003.015909] [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Male, D.A., Walker, J.G., Cox, S.R., Shen, X., Smith, M.D., et al. (2004). Genomic instability in scleroderma. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology, 22 pp. 153-158.
    [Scopus]
  • Kraan, M.C., Haringman, J.J., Weedon, H.M., Barg, E.C., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., et al. (2004). T cells, fibroblast-like synoviocytes, and granzyme B+ cytotoxic cells are associated with joint damage in patients with recent onset rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 63(5) pp. 483-488.
    [10.1136/ard.2003.009225] [10.1136/ard.2003.009225] [Scopus]
  • Crotti, T.N., Smith, M.D., Findlay, D.M., Zreiqat, H., Ahern, M.J., Weedon, H.M., et al. (2004). Factors regulating osteoclast formation in human tissues adjacent to peri-implant bone loss: expression of receptor activator NFkB, RANK ligand and osteoprotegerin. Biomaterials, 25(4) pp. 565-573.
    [10.1016/S0142-9612(03)00556-8] [10.1016/S0142-9612(03)00556-8] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2004). Immunohistochemistry of normal synovium. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 63(11) pp. 1531-1534.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Smith, M.D. and Walker, J.G. (2004). Apoptosis a relevant therapeutic target in rheumatoid arthritis? Rheumatology, 43(4) pp. 405-407.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/keh084] [10.1093/rheumatology/keh084] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2004). Reply. Rheumatology, 43(3) pp. 397-397.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/keh035]
  • Cox, S.R., Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., Slavotinek, J.P., Walker, J.G., Smith, A.J.F., et al. (2003). Rheumatological presentations of anticoagulation related hemorrhages. APLAR Journal of Rheumatology, 6(2) pp. 145-149.
    [10.1046/j.0219-0494.2003.00038.x]
  • Crotti, T.N., Ahern, M.J., Lange, K.M., Weedon, H.M., Coleman, M., Roberts-Thomson, P.J., et al. (2003). Variability of RANKL and osteoprotegerin staining in synovial tissue from patients with active rheumatoid arthritis: quantification using color video image analysis. Journal of Rheumatology, 30(11) pp. 2319-2324.
    [Scopus]
  • Crotti, T.N., Smith, M.D., Hirsch, R., Soukoulis, S., Weedon, H.M., Capone, M., et al. (2003). Receptor activator NF kB ligand (RANKL) and osteoprotegerin (OPG) protein expression in periodontitis. Journal of Periodontal Research, 38(4) pp. 380-387.
    [Scopus]
  • Haynes, D., Barg, E., Crotti, T.N., Holding, C., Weedon, H.M., Atkins, G.J., et al. (2003). Osteoprotegerin expression in synovial tissue from patients with rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthropathies and osteoarthritis and normal controls. Rheumatology, 42(1) pp. 123-134.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/keg047] [10.1093/rheumatology/keg047] [Scopus]
  • Katrib, A., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., Slavotinek, J.P., Stafford, L., Cuello, C., et al. (2003). Reduced chemokine and matrix metalloproteinase expression in patients with rheumatoid arthritis achieving remission. Journal of Rheumatology, 30(1) pp. 10-21.
    [Scopus]
  • Walker, J.G., Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., Coleman, M., Pile, K.D., Rischmueller, M., et al. (2003). Scleroderma renal crisis: poor outcome despite aggressive antihypertensive treatment. Internal Medicine Journal, 33(5-6) pp. 216-220.
    [10.1046/j.1445-5994.2003.00358.x] [10.1046/j.1445-5994.2003.00358.x] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D., Barg, E., Weedon, H.M., Papengelis, V., Smeets, T., Tak, P.P., et al. (2003). Microarchitecture and protective mechanisms in synovial tissue from clinically and arthroscopically normal knee joints. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 62(4) pp. 303-307.
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  • Smith, M.D. (2003). Etanercept treatment of rheumatoid arthritis in the "real world". Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 62(1) pp. 95-96.
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  • Shanahan, E.M., Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., Wetherall, M., Bresnihan, B. and Fitzgerald, O. (2003). Suprascapular nerve block (using bupivacaine and methyprednisolene acetate) in chronic shoulder pain. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 62(5) pp. 400-406.
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  • Smeets, T.J.M., Barg, E.C., Kraan, M.C., Smith, M.D., Breedveld, F.C. and Tak, P.P. (2003). Analysis of the cell infiltrate and expression of proinflammatory cytokines and matrix metalloproteinases in arthroscopic synovial biopsies: comparison with synovial samples from patients with end stage, destructive rheumatoid arthritis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 62(7) pp. 635-638.
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  • Smith, M.D., Wetherall, M., Darby, T.A., Esterman, A.J., Slavotinek, J.P., Roberts-Thomson, P., et al. (2003). A randomized placebo-controlled trial of arthroscopic lavage versus lavage plus intra-articular corticosteroids in the management of symptomatic osteoarthritis of the knee. Rheumatology, 42 pp. 1477-1485.
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  • Crotti, T.N., Smith, M.D., Weedon, H.M., Ahern, M.J., Findlay, D.M., Kraan, M., et al. (2002). Receptor activator NF-(kappa)b ligand (RANKL) expression in synovial tissue from patients with rheumatoid arthritis, spondyloarthropathy, osteoarthritis, and from normal patients: semiquantitative and quantitative analysis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 61(12) pp. 1047-1054.
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  • Goldblatt, F.M., Hill, W.R., Ahern, M.J. and Smith, M.D. (2002). Shortness of breath in systemic lupus erythematosus: a diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 61(7) pp. 588-590.
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  • Morand, E.F., Leech, M., Weedon, H.M., Metz, C., Bucala, R. and Smith, M.D. (2002). Macrophage migration inhibitory factor in rheumatoid arthritis: clinical correlations. Rheumatology, 41(5) pp. 558-562.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/41.5.558] [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Jones, M.E., Walker, J.G., Macfarlane, J.G., Smith, M.D. and Ahern, M.J. (2002). Stochastic processes in the causation of rheumatic disease. Journal of Rheumatology, 29(12) pp. 2628-2634.
    [Scopus]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Mould, T.L., Walker, J.G., Smith, M.D. and Ahern, M.J. (2002). Clinical utility of telangiectasia of hands in scleroderma and other rheumatic disorders. Asian Pacific Journal of Allergy and Immunology, 20(1) pp. 7-12.
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  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Walker, J.G., Hakendorf, P.H., Smith, M.D. and Ahern, M.J. (2002). Microchimerism in systemic sclerosis: comment on the article by Johnson et al. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 46(9) pp. 2538-2538.
    [10.1002/art.10640] [Scopus]
  • Smith, M.D. (2002). Was it a case of Takayasu arteritis? Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 61(7) pp. 669.
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  • Smith, M.D. and Tak, P.P. (2002). Rheumatoid arthritis: new insights into the role of synovial inflammation in joint destruction. Modern Rheumatology, 12(4) pp. 293-298.
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  • Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., Walker, J.G., Shanahan, E.M. and Roberts-Thomson, P.J. (2002). Relationship of length of clinical rotation to achievement of skills necessary for clinical management of musculoskeletal disease - Reply. Journal of Rheumatology, 29(11) pp. 2467-2468.
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  • Smith, M.D., Walker, J.G., Schultz, D.W., Ash, J.K., Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Shanahan, E.M., et al. (2002). Teaching clinical skills in musculoskeletal medicine: the use of structured clinical instruction modules. Journal of Rheumatology, 29(4) pp. 813-817.
    [Scopus]
  • Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., Chua, H. and Youssef, P. (2002). Breast implants and illness: a model of psychological illness. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 61(7) pp. 659-659.
    [10.1136/ard.61.7.659] [10.1136/ard.61.7.659] [Scopus]
  • Brown, D.A., Bausking, A.R., Fairlie, W.D., Smith, M.D., Liu, T., Xu, N., et al. (2002). Antibody-Based Approach to High-Volume Genotyping for MIC-1 Polymorphism. Biotechniques, 33(1) pp. 118-126.
    [Scopus] [Web Link]
  • Kraan, M., Patel, D.D., Haringman, J.J., Smith, M.D., Weedon, H.M., Ahern, M.J., et al. (2001). The development of clinical signs of rheumatoid synovial inflammation is associated with increased synthesis of the chemokine CXCL8 (interleukin-8). Arthritis Research and Therapy, 3(1) pp. 65-71.
    [Web Link]
  • Kraan, M., Smith, M.D., Weedon, H.M., Ahern, M.J., Breedveld, F.C. and Tak, P.P. (2001). Measurement of cytokine and adhesion molecule expression in synovial tissue by digital image analysis. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 60 pp. 296-298.
  • Pettit, A., Ahern, M.J., Zehntner, S., Smith, M.D. and Thomas, R. (2001). Comparison of differentiated dendritic cell infiltration of autoimmune and osteoarthritis synovial tissue. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 44(1) pp. 105-110.
  • Pettit, A., Weedon, H.M., Ahern, M.J., Zehntner, S., Frazer, I.H., Slavotinek, J.P., et al. (2001). Association of clinical, radiological and synovial immunopathological responses to anti-rheumatic treatment in rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatology, 40 pp. 1243-1255.
  • Pettit, A.R., Weedon, H.M., Ahern, M.J., Zehntner, S., Frazer, I.H., Slavotinek, J.P., et al. (2001). Association of clinical, radiological and synovial immunopathological responses to anti-rheumatic treatment in rheumatoid arthritis. Rheumatology, 40(11) pp. 1243-1255.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/40.11.1243]
  • Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Jones, M.E., Hakendorf, P.H., Kencarna Dharmapatni, A.A.S.S., Walker, J.G., Mcfarlane, J.G., et al. (2001). Scleroderma in South Australia: epidemiological observations of possible pathogenic significance. Internal Medicine Journal, 31 pp. 220-229.
  • Young, L., Katrib, A., Cuello, C., Yollmer-Conna, U., Bertouch, J.V., Roberts-Thomson, P., et al. (2001). Effects of intraarticular glucocorticoids on macrophage infiltration and mediators of joint damage in osteoarthritis synovial membranes. Arthritis and Rheumatism-Arthritis Care and Research, 44(2) pp. 343-350.
  • Smith, M.D., Cheah, S.P., Taylor, K. and Ahern, M.J. (2001). Prevention of corticosteroid induced osteoporosis in inpatients recently discharged from a tertiary teaching hospital. Journal of Rheumatology, 28(3) pp. 566-570.
  • Smith, M.D., Kraan, M., Slavotinek, J.P., Au, Y., Weedon, H.M., Parker, A.F., et al. (2001). Treatment-induced remission in rheumatoid arthritis patients is characterized by a reduction in macrophage content of synovial biopsies. Rheumatology, 40 pp. 367-374.
  • Smith, M.D., Ross, W.J. and Ahern, M.J. (2001). Missing a therapeutic window of opportunity: An audit of patients attending a tertiary teaching hospital with potentially osteoporotic hip and wrist fractures. Journal of Rheumatology, 28(11) pp. 2504-2508.
  • Smith, M.D., Slavotinek, J.P., Au, Y., Weedon, H.M., Parker, A.F., Coleman, M., et al. (2001). Successful treatment of rheumatoid arthritis is associated with a reduction in synovial membrane cytokines and cell adhesion molecule expression. Rheumatology, 40 pp. 965-977.
  • Wong, P.K.K., Cuello, C., Bertouch, J.V., Roberts-Thomson, P.J., Ahern, M.J., Smith, M.D., et al. (2001). Effects of pulse methylprednisolone on macrophage chemotactic protein-1 and macrophage inflammatory protein-1a in rheumatoid synovium. Journal of Rheumatology, 28 pp. 2634-2636.
  • Smeets, T., Kraan, M., Galjaard, S., Youssef, P., Smith, M.D. and Tak, P.P. (2001). Analysis of the cell infiltrate and expression of matrix metalloproteinases and granzyme B in paired synovial biopsy specimens from the cartilage-pannus junction in patients with RA. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, 60 pp. 561-565.
  • Smith, M. and Wechalekar, M.D. (2015). Hochberg's Rheumatology 6th Edition. 6th ed. MC Hochberg, AJ Silman, JS Smolen, ME Weinblatt, ME Weisman, ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier.
  • Dharmapatni, A., Cantley, M., Marino, V., Perilli, E., Crotti, T., Smith, M., et al. (2014). The x-linked inhibitory of apoptosis protein inhibitor, Embelin suppresses inflammation and bone erosion in collagen antibody induced arthritis (CAIA) mice. Mediators of Inflammation, In Press
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  • Petersons, C.J., Mangelsdorf, B.L., Jenkins, A.B., Poljak, A., Smith, M.D., Greenfield, J., et al. (2013). Effects of low-dose prednisolone on hepatic and peripheral insulin sensitivity, insulin secretion, and abdominal adiposity in patients with inflammatory rheumatologic disease. Diabetes Care, 36(9) pp. 2822-2829.
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  • Wilson, S., Shanahan, E. and Smith, M. (2013). Greater trochanteric pain syndrome: Does imaging identified pathology influence the outcome of interventions? International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases,
    [10.1111/1756-185X.12250]
  • Marchant, C., Smith, M.D., Proudman, S., Haynes, D.R. and Bartold, P.M. (2013). Effect of Porphyromonas gingivalis on Citrullination of Proteins by Macrophages In Vitro. Journal of Periodontology, 84(9) pp. 1272-1280.
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  • Benham, H., Norris, P., Goodall, J., Wechalekar, M., Fitzgerald, O., Szentpetery, A., et al. (2013). Th17 and Th22 cells in psoriatic arthritis and psoriasis. Arthritis Research and Therapy, 15(5) pp. R136.
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  • Russo, P.A.J., Wiese, M.D., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J., Barbara, J.A.J. and Shanahan, E.M. (2013). Leflunomide for inflammatory arthritis in end-stage renal disease on peritoneal dialysis: A pharmacokinetic and pharmacogenetic study. Annals of Pharmacotherapy, 47(3) pp. e15.
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  • Graf, S.W., Hakendorf, P.H., Lester, S., Patterson, K.A., Walker, J.G., Smith, M.D., et al. (2012). South Australian Scleroderma Register: autoantibodies as predictive biomarkers of phenotype and outcome. International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases, 15(1) pp. 102-109.
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  • Shanahan, E.M., Shanahan, K.R., Hill, C.L., Ahern, M.J. and Smith, M.D. (2012). Safety and acceptability of suprascapular nerve block in rheumatology patients. Clinical Rheumatology, 31(1) pp. 145-149.
    [10.1007/s10067-011-1813-3]
  • Burt, M.G., Willenberg, V.M., Petersons, C.J., Smith, M.D., Ahern, M.J. and Stranks, S.N. (2012). Screening for diabetes in patients with inflammatory rheumatological disease administered long-term prednisolone: a cross-sectional study. Rheumatology, 51(6) pp. 1112-1119.
    [10.1093/rheumatology/kes003]

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  • Medical Education
  • Muscles
  • Rheumatology

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  • Inflammation Research tissue biopsies, cytokives, cell adhesion molecules, apoptosis, intracellular signalling
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