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Graciela S. Alarcón

Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology

Department of Medicine/Rheumatology

University of Alabama at Birmingham

510 20th St S


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  • Division of Clinical Immunology and Rheumatology, Department of Medicine/Rheumatology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 510 20th St S. 2000 - 2008
  • Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, Department of Pediatrics, BC Children's Hospital, Vancouver, Canada. 2008
  • Department of Medicine, School of Medicine, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA. 1999 - 2008
  • University of Alabama, Birmingham 35294-3296, USA. 1999 - 2004
  • University of Alabama, n615 Medical Education Building, UAB, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA. 2000
  • UAB Arthritis and Musculoskeletal Diseases Center, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA. 1997 - 1999


  1. Methotrexate is not associated with progression of interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis. Gaffo, A.L., Alarcón, G.S. Arch. Intern. Med. (2008) [Pubmed]
  2. Adolescent onset of lupus results in more aggressive disease and worse outcomes: results of a nested matched case-control study within LUMINA, a multiethnic US cohort (LUMINA LVII). Tucker, L.B., Uribe, A.G., Fernández, M., Vilá, L.M., McGwin, G., Apte, M., Fessler, B.J., Bastian, H.M., Reveille, J.D., Alarcón, G.S. Lupus (2008) [Pubmed]
  3. Lessons from LUMINA: a multiethnic US cohort. Alarcón, G.S. Lupus (2008) [Pubmed]
  4. Effect of hydroxychloroquine on the survival of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: data from LUMINA, a multiethnic US cohort (LUMINA L). Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Bertoli, A.M., Fessler, B.J., Calvo-Alén, J., Bastian, H.M., Vilá, L.M., Reveille, J.D. Ann. Rheum. Dis. (2007) [Pubmed]
  5. Systemic lupus erythematosus in a multi-ethnic cohort (LUMINA) XXXII: [corrected] contributions of admixture and socioeconomic status to renal involvement. Alarcón, G.S., Bastian, H.M., Beasley, T.M., Roseman, J.M., Tan, F.K., Fessler, B.J., Vilá, L.M., McGwin, G. Lupus (2006) [Pubmed]
  6. Systemic lupus erythematosus in a multiethnic cohort: LUMINA XXXV. Predictive factors of high disease activity over time. Alarcón, G.S., Calvo-Alén, J., McGwin, G., Uribe, A.G., Toloza, S.M., Roseman, J.M., Fernández, M., Fessler, B.J., Vilá, L.M., Ahn, C., Tan, F.K., Reveille, J.D. Ann. Rheum. Dis. (2006) [Pubmed]
  7. Early rheumatoid arthritis: combination therapy of doxycycline plus methotrexate versus methotrexate monotherapy. Alarcón, G.S. Nature Clinical Practice. Rheumatology (2006) [Pubmed]
  8. Time to renal disease and end-stage renal disease in PROFILE: a multiethnic lupus cohort. Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Petri, M., Ramsey-Goldman, R., Fessler, B.J., Vilá, L.M., Edberg, J.C., Reveille, J.D., Kimberly, R.P. PLoS Med. (2006) [Pubmed]
  9. Infections in systemic connective tissue diseases: systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma, and polymyositis/dermatomyositis. Alarcón, G.S. Infect. Dis. Clin. North Am. (2006) [Pubmed]
  10. Systemic lupus erythematosus in three ethnic groups. XIV. Poverty, wealth, and their influence on disease activity. Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Sanchez, M.L., Bastian, H.M., Fessler, B.J., Friedman, A.W., Baethge, B.A., Roseman, J., Reveille, J.D. Arthritis Rheum. (2004) [Pubmed]
  11. Systemic lupus erythematosus in three ethnic groups. XIX. Natural history of the accrual of the American College of Rheumatology criteria prior to the occurrence of criteria diagnosis. Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Roseman, J.M., Uribe, A., Fessler, B.J., Bastian, H.M., Friedman, A.W., Baethge, B., Vilá, L.M., Reveille, J.D. Arthritis Rheum. (2004) [Pubmed]
  12. Baseline characteristics of a multiethnic lupus cohort: PROFILE. Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Petri, M., Reveille, J.D., Ramsey-Goldman, R., Kimberly, R.P. Lupus (2002) [Pubmed]
  13. Systemic lupus erythematosus in three ethnic groups. X. Measuring cognitive impairment with the cognitive symptoms inventory. Alarcón, G.S., Cianfrini, L., Bradley, L.A., Sanchez, M.L., Brooks, K., Friedman, A.W., Baethge, B.A., Fessler, B.J., Bastian, H.M., Roseman, J.M., McGwin, G., Reveille, J.D. Arthritis Rheum. (2002) [Pubmed]
  14. Systemic lupus erythematosus in three ethnic groups. XI. Sources of discrepancy in perception of disease activity: a comparison of physician and patient visual analog scale scores. Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Brooks, K., Roseman, J.M., Fessler, B.J., Sanchez, M.L., Bastian, H.M., Friedman, A.W., Baethge, B.A., Reveille, J.D. Arthritis Rheum. (2002) [Pubmed]
  15. Systemic lupus erythematosus in three ethnic groups. IX. Differences in damage accrual. Alarcón, G.S., McGwin, G., Bartolucci, A.A., Roseman, J., Lisse, J., Fessler, B.J., Bastian, H.M., Friedman, A.W., Reveille, J.D. Arthritis Rheum. (2001) [Pubmed]
  16. Radiographic assessment of disease progression in rheumatoid arthritis patients treated with methotrexate or minocycline. Alarcón, G.S., Bartolucci, A.A. J. Rheumatol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  17. Methotrexate use in rheumatoid arthritis. A Clinician's perspective. Alarcón, G.S. Immunopharmacology (2000) [Pubmed]
  18. Tetracyclines for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Alarcón, G.S. Expert. Opin. Investig. Drugs (2000) [Pubmed]
  19. Antibiotics for rheumatoid arthritis? Minocycline shows promise in some patients. Alarcón, G.S. Postgrad. Med (1999) [Pubmed]
  20. Self-administered joint counts and standard joint counts in the assessment of rheumatoid arthritis. MIRA Trial Group. Minocycline in RA. Alarcón, G.S., Tilley, B.C., Li, S., Fowler, S.E., Pillemer, S.R. J. Rheumatol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  21. Systemic lupus erythematosus in three ethnic groups: III. A comparison of characteristics early in the natural history of the LUMINA cohort. LUpus in MInority populations: NAture vs. Nurture. Alarcón, G.S., Friedman, A.W., Straaton, K.V., Moulds, J.M., Lisse, J., Bastian, H.M., McGwin, G., Bartolucci, A.A., Roseman, J.M., Reveille, J.D. Lupus (1999) [Pubmed]
  22. Minocycline for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. Alarcón, G.S. Rheum. Dis. Clin. North Am. (1998) [Pubmed]
  23. Arthralgias, myalgias, facial erythema, and a positive ANA: not necessarily SLE. Alarcón, G.S. Cleve. Clin. J. Med (1997) [Pubmed]
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