Mazen Elyan

Mazen Elyan, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine


Key Publications


Rheumatology in Practice: Axial Spondyloarthritis: Beyond TNF Inhibitor Therapy in Ankylosing Spondylitis. Clinical Care Options. Mazen Elyan, MD, MS, FACR. December 15, 2016


InPractice® Rheumatology Axial Spondyloarthritis Chapter. Clinical Care Options. Mazen Elyan, MD, MS, FACR; Muhammad Asim Khan, MD, MACP, FRCP; Nigil Haroon, MD. 10/27/2015.


InPractice® Rheumatology for Residents and Fellows. Clinical Care Options. 2015


Elyan M, Ballou S. The effectiveness and safety of mycophenolate mofetil in lupus nephritis. Clin Rheumatol. 2009 Jul;28(7):835-40.


James N, Elyan M, Khan MA. Is continuous treatment with infliximab superior to treatment upon symptom relapse in ankylosing spondylitis? Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2008 Oct;10(5):347-8.


Kushner I, Elyan M. Why does C-reactive protein predict coronary events? Am J Med. 2008 Jul;121(7):e11


Elyan M, Khan MA. The Many faces of AS: Evidence-based Approach to Diagnosis and Management. 2008 May. Medscape Rheumatology CME Test and Teach


Elyan M, Khan MA. Does physical therapy still have a place in the treatment of ankylosing spondylitis? Curr Opin Rheumatol. 2008 May;20(3):282-6.


Elyan M, Khan MA. Update on the Spondyloarthropathies. The Journal of Musculoskeletal Medicine. 2008 Jan; 25 (1): 31-40.


Elyan M, Khan MA. Another Look at Low-dose Infliximab in Treating Ankylosing Spondylitis. Curr Rheumatol Report 2007 Oct; 9(5):352.


Elyan M, Khan MA. Is Low-dose Infliximab Every 8 Weeks Effective in Treating Ankylosing Spondylitis? Curr Rheumatol Report 2007 Oct; 9(5):351-2.


Elyan M , Khan MA. Sulfasalazine in undifferentiated spondyloarthropathies. Curr Rheumatol Rep. 2007 Oct; 9(5):349-50.


Mohyuddin T, Elyan M, Kushner I. Pericarditis: a rare complication of methotrexate therapy. Clin Rheumatol. Clin Rheumatol. 2007 Dec;26(12):2157-8.


Elyan M, Khan MA. Diagnosing Ankylosing Spondylitis. J Rheumatol 2006; 33 Suppl,78:12-23.


Elyan M, Khan MA. The role of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications and exercise in the treatment of Ankylosing Spondylitis. Curr Rheumatol Reports 2006, 8:255-259


Elyan M, Khan MA. Spondyloarthropathies, book chapter in: Bartlett SJ, Bingham CO, Maricic MJ, Iverson MD, Ruffing V, eds. Clinical Care in the Rheumatic Diseases, 3rd edition. Atlanta: Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals, 2006:177-185




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