One year in review 2017: Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies

Simone Barsotti, Cosimo Bruni, Laura Cometi, Valentina Valentini, Elisa Cioffi, Rossella Neri, Lorenzo Cavagna

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Every year new concepts about pathogenesis, serology, diagnosis and treatment in inflammatory myopathies (IIMs) have been provided. The purpose of this manuscript is to summarise the most relevant literature contributions published over the last year about these complex and rare diseases.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)875-884
Number of pages10
JournalClinical and Experimental Rheumatology
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Nov 1 2017


  • Dermatomyositis
  • Pathogenesis
  • Polymyositis
  • Review
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Rheumatology
  • Immunology and Allergy
  • Immunology

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    Barsotti, S., Bruni, C., Cometi, L., Valentini, V., Cioffi, E., Neri, R., & Cavagna, L. (2017). One year in review 2017: Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies. Clinical and Experimental Rheumatology, 35(6), 875-884.