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Robert S. Katz, MD

Robert S. Katz, MD
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Specialty:
  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
Board Certification:
  • Rheumatology
  • Internal Medicine
Faculty Rank: Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital - Internal Medicine
Fellowship: Johns Hopkins Hospital - Rheumatology
Clinical Expertise:
  • Ankylosing spondylitis
  • Autoimmune disorders
  • Lupus
  • Myositis
  • Polymyositis
  • Psoriatic arthritis
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Scleroderma
  • Sjogren's syndrome
  • Vasculitis
Research Interests:
  • Lupus
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia
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  • Suite 365
  • Chicago, IL  60612
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to PubMed.gov). Listings go back five years.

  1. How to read an explanation of benefits.
    Katz RS.
    J Clin Rheumatol. 2013
    2013 Mar
    19(2):78. doi: 10.1097/RHU.0b013e31828684e0. No abstract available.
  2. Differentially expressed epigenome modifiers, including aurora kinases a and B, in immune cells in rheumatoid arthritis in humans and mouse models.
    Glant TT, Besenyei T, Kádár A, Kurkó J, Tryniszewska B, Gál J, Soós G, Szekanecz Z, Hoffmann G, Block JA, Katz RS, Mikecz K, Rauch TA.
    Arthritis Rheum. 2013
    2013 Jul
    65(7):1725-35. doi: 10.1002/art.37986.
  3. The longitudinal outcome of fibromyalgia: a study of 1555 patients.
    Walitt B, Fitzcharles MA, Hassett AL, Katz RS, Häuser W, Wolfe F.
    J Rheumatol.
    2011 Oct
    38(10):2238-46
  4. Development of the Mental Clutter Scale.
    Leavitt F, Katz RS.
    Psychol Rep. 2011
    2011 Oct
    109(2):445-52.
  5. Fibromyalgia Criteria and Severity Scales for Clinical and Epidemiological Studies: A Modification of the ACR Preliminary Diagnostic Criteria for Fibromyalgia
    Wolfe F, Clauw DJ, Fitzcharles MA, Goldenberg DL, Häuser W, Katz RS, Mease P, Russell AS, Russell IJ, Winfield JB
    J Rheumatol
    2011 Feb 1
  6. Do We Need Core Sets of Fibromyalgia Domains? The Assessment of Fibromyalgia (and Other Rheumatic Disorders) in Clinical Practice
    Wolfe F, Hassett AL, Katz RS, Michaud K, Walitt B
    J Rheumatol
    2011 Feb 1
  7. The development of fibromyalgia - I: examination of rates and predictors in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)
    Wolfe F, Häuser W, Hassett AL, Katz RS, Walitt BT
    Pain
    2011 Feb
    152(2):291-9
  8. Successful Treatment of Amegakaryocytic Thrombocytopenia With Eltrombopag in a Patient With Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE)
    Cela I, Miller IJ, Katz RS, Rizman A, Shammo JM
    Clin Adv Hematol Oncol
    2010 Nov
    8(11):806-12
  9. The American College of Rheumatology preliminary diagnostic criteria for fibromyalgia and measurement of symptom severity
    Wolfe F, Clauw DJ, Fitzcharles MA, Goldenberg DL, Katz RS, Mease P, Russell AS, Russell IJ, Winfield JB, Yunus MB
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken)
    2010 May
    62(5):600-10
  10. EQ-5D and SF-36 quality of life measures in systemic lupus erythematosus: comparisons with rheumatoid arthritis, noninflammatory rheumatic disorders, and fibromyalgia
    Wolfe F, Michaud K, Li T, Katz RS
    J Rheumatol
    2010 Feb
    37(2):296-304
  11. Chronic conditions and health problems in rheumatic diseases: comparisons with rheumatoid arthritis, noninflammatory rheumatic disorders, systemic lupus erythematosus, and fibromyalgia
    Wolfe F, Michaud K, Li T, Katz RS
    J Rheumatol
    2010 Feb
    37(2):305-15
  12. Development and initial validation of a self-assessed lupus organ damage instrument
    Costenbader KH, Khamashta M, Ruiz-Garcia S, Perez-Rodriguez MT, Petri M, Elliott J, Manzi S, Karlson EW, Turner-Stokes T, Bermas B, Coblyn J, Massarotti E, Schur P, Fraser P, Navarro I, Hanly JG, Shaver TS, Katz RS, Chakravarty E, Fortin PR, Sanchez ML, Liu J, Michaud K, Alarcón GS, Wolfe F
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken)
    2010 Apr
    62(4):559-68
  13. Normalizing memory recall in fibromyalgia with rehearsal: a distraction-counteracting effect
    Leavitt F, Katz RS
    Arthritis Rheum
    2009 Jun 15
    61(6):740-4
  14. Fibromyalgia, systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), and evaluation of SLE activity
    Wolfe F, Petri M, Alarcón GS, Goldman J, Chakravarty EF, Katz RS, Karlson EW
    J Rheumatol
    2009 Jan
    36(1):82-8
  15. Value of a complete or partial remission in severe lupus nephritis
    Chen YE, Korbet SM, Katz RS, Schwartz MM, Lewis EJ; Collaborative Study Group
    Clin J Am Soc Nephrol
    2008 Jan
    3(1):46-53
  16. Speed of mental operations in fibromyalgia: a selective naming speed deficit
    Leavitt F, Katz RS
    J Clin Rheumatol
    2008 Aug
    14(4):214-8

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