Research, Presentations & Publications

Selected Publications and Abstracts
  1. Moorthy A, Wade AG, Crawford GM, A Twelve-Month Follow-Up Study of Patients Recruited through Social Media Who Fulfilled ASAS/Calin Criteria for Inflammatory Back Pain. Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 2016 Jun 1;75(Suppl 2):583
  2. BaramiT, JNeale,JBurns, AMoorthy Giant cell arteritis-an uncommon large vessel vasculitis . International Journal of Rheumatic diseases2016: 19(sup2):3-20
  3. Moorthy A, Crawford GM, Wade AG, Goyal A. OP0145 An Evaluation of Inflammatory Back Pain in The Community–A Novel Way of Using Social Media (Facebook). Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases. 2016 Jun 1;75(Suppl 2):111.
  4. Moorthy A, Gade A, Crawford G. 226. A Cross-Sectional Survey on Inflammatory Back Pain: A Common Finding in Patients with Chronic Back Pain? Rheumatology. 2015 Apr 1;54(suppl 1):i137.
  5. Sivera F, Ramiro S, Cikes N, Dougados M, Gossec L, Kvien TK, Lundberg IMandl P, Moorthy A, Panchal S, da Silva JAP, Bijlsma JWJ. The Country Where You Perform Your Rheumatology Training Is Associated with the Acquired Confidence, the Education Received and the Assessment in Core Competences Annals of Rheum Dis2015; 67 (suppl 10)
  6. Das, AMoorthy, Rheumatology Management of inflammatory back pain – how good are our general internal medicine trainees Ann Rheum Dis2015; 74(Suppl2): 414
  7. P. Das1, A. Moorthy2 , W. Maksymowych3 , J. Pope4. University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust 4 Chair of Canadian Council for Academic Rheumatologists, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada, A Comparative study of Rheumatology Training across UK and Canada Annals of Rheum Diseases-2014
  8. P.Das1, A. Moorthy1 , P. Chapman2 , E. Suresh3, R. Sakthiswary4 Comparative Survey of Rheumatology Training Including UK, Singapore, Malaysia and New Zealand Ann Rheum Dis 2013; 72 (Suppl3):1037
  9. K.Sunmboye1 , A. Moorthy2 1 Managing Rheumatology Patients – Knowledge and Confidence among General Medicine Trainees: A Regional Survey across the East Midlands (South) Deanery, United Kingdom. Ann Rheum Dis 2013;72(Suppl3):1036
  10. S.Panchal1 , S. Ramiro2 , A. Moorthy1 , F. Sivera3 A comparative study of rheumatology training across three European Countries Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2012; 71(Suppl3): 309
  11. B Goundry, A Moorthy, Clinical Review - Raynaud’s Phenomena -Diagnosis and management. British Medical Journal Feb 2012
  12. S Panchal, M Khare, A. Moorthy. Catch me if you can: a national survey of rheumatologists and obstetricians on the use of DMARDs during pregnancy Rheumatology International, February 2013, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp 347-353
  13. A Samanta, A. Moorthy Tinkering at the edges or collaborative symbiosis? Ethnicity and rheumatology: a consensual review discussion Diversity and Equality in Health and Care 2012; 9: 209–17
  14. A. Moorthy, C. Joseph Is There a Knowledge Gap in Diagnosing Inflammatory Back Pain in Primary Care? Regional Survey Among Gps In Leicestershire, UK Ann Rheum Dis 2013;72(Suppl3):335
  15. T. Hajamohideen1 , A. Moorthy2 , W. J. Rennie MRI Of Spondyarthropathies – A Re-audit Of Standardized MRI Protocols and The Knock-on Effects of Clinical Referral Patterns Over 3 Years Ann Rheum Dis 2013;72(Suppl3):668
  16. K. O. Sunmboye1 , A. Moorthy2 Comparative Knowledge and Perception of Two Chronic Diseases – Rheumatoid Arthritis and Diabetes Mellitus in Primary Care: Testing Waters Locally Ann Rheum Dis 2013;72(Suppl3):1
  17. S Panchal, A Samanta, A Moorthy A British Survey of Time to presentation and Treatment of Rheumatoid arthritis in subjects of Black and Minority Ethnic origin Arthritis &Rheumatism, Volume 64 No 10 supplement, October 2012
  18. S.Panchal,A. Moorthy, Inflammatory Back pain in Primary care –Where are we now? Annals of Rheum Diseases 2012; 71(Suppl3): 716
  19. S.Panchal1 , S. Ramiro2, A. Moorthy1 , F. Sivera3 A comparative study of rheumatology training across three European CountriesAnnals of Rheumatic diseases 2012; 71(Suppl3): 309
  20. S.Panchal1 , A. Moorthy1, S. Hayat2 A National Audit of Patients with Rheumatoid arthritis of Black and Minority ethnic origin Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2012; 71(Suppl3): 465
  21. S.Panchal1 , M. Khare2 , A. Moorthy1 ,A.Samanta1 Rheumatologist and obstetrician’s perspective on the use of rheumatology drugs during pregnancy. –National survey Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2011; 70(Suppl3):112
  22. S Shaffu, S Panchal, A. Moorthy Rheumatology Drugs and Orthopedic SurgeryA Regional Survey Annals of Rheum Diseases 2011; 70 (Suppl3): 593
  23. S Panchal, A Moorthy, A Samanta The Use of Drugs in Rheumatology During Pregnancy – A National Survey Among Rheumatologists In UK Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2010; 69(Suppl3): 217
  24. A.Moorthy, S. Graham, A. Clarke, Analysis of serious cardiovascular events in patients receiving Anti TNF therapy in a university Hospital. Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2008; 67 (Suppl II): 606
  25. S Panchal, A Moorthy, Patient Education and Awareness on Arthritis – Do We Need to Do More? Rheumatology (2011) 50 (suppl 3): iii77-iii8
  26. AMoorthy, Taylor, Emerging viral arthropathy –Beware of Chikungunya Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2007; 66 (Suppl II): 538
  27. Ghelani1 , A. Gilmour 1 , A. Moorthy 2 Perception of the quality of life in south Asian and Caucasian Rheumatoid arthritis patients of East midlands, UK a comparative study. Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2006;65(SupplII):170
  28. A.Moorthy, Moore, A Samanta, Prescription and monitoring Methotrexate in Rheumatology: A National survey Annals of Rheumatic diseases 2007; 66(Suppl II): 269