This book offers a range of perspectives on pathogenesis, clinical features and treatment of different rheumatic diseases, with a particular focus on some of the interesting aspects of Sjogren's syndrome. It contains detailed and thorough reviews by international experts, with a diverse range of academic backgrounds.
Author(s): Andrew Harrison
This book will help trainees become better physicians and scientists, and that it will help practicing rheumatologists to provide better care, and ultimately, improve the quality of life of our patients.
Author(s): Miroslav Harjacek
Rheumatology is a sub-specialty in internal medicine, devoted to diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. This book deals mainly with clinical problems involving joints, soft tissues, autoimmune diseases, vasculitides, and heritable connective tissue disorders.
This book covers the following topics: Epidemiology of group A streptococci, rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease, Pathogenesis of rheumatic fever, Diagnosis of rheumatic fever, Diagnosis of rheumatic fever and assessment of valvular disease using echocardiography, Chronic rheumatic heart disease, Medical management of rheumatic fever, Surgery for rheumatic heart disease, Primary prevention of rheumatic fever, Infective endocarditis, The socioeconomic burden of rheumatic fever.
Author(s): World Health Organization
In recent years, the treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis has undergone tremendous changes due to methotrexate and biologics in large part. Until a decade ago, avoiding joint destruction in rheumatoid arthritis was not realistic for rheumatologist. Ideas that have been described in these articles help the reader to resolve the outstanding issues in rheumatoid arthritis.
Author(s): Hiroaki Matsuno
This online journal encompassing all aspects of clinical and basic research related to pediatric rheumatology and allied subjects.
Author(s): US National Library of Medicine
This guide explains the following types of Arthritis: Ankylosing Spondylitis, Calcium Pyrophosphate Dihydrate Crystal Deposition Disease, Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Fibromyalgia, Fifth Disease, Giant Cell Arteritis, Gout, Juvenile Arthritis, Lyme Disease, Myositis, Osteoarthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Raynaud's Phenomenon, Reactive Arthritis, Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Sjogren's Syndrome, Still's Disease, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (Lupus) in Children and Adolescents, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Tendinitis.
Author(s): Arthritis Foundation
This guide explains the following topics related to Rheumatic Disease: Chronic Disease, Rheumatic Disease, Managed Care and Rheumatoid Arthritis.
Author(s): Frederick J. Manning and Jeremiah A. Barondess
This publication contains general information about Arthritis . It describes what Arthritis is and how it develops, the causes of Arthritis, and the treatment options for various forms of Arthritis.
Author(s): National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases
This guide explains the following topics: Crystal-induced Arthritis, Infectious Arthritis, Metabolic and Bone Disease, Inflammatory Arthritis, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Soft Tissue and Regional Rheumatic Disease, Spondyloarthropathies, Systemic Rheumatic Disease and Vasculitis.
Author(s): George T Griffing and Herbert S Diamond
This guide explains the following topics related to Costochondritis: Differential Diagnoses, Prehospital Care, Emergency Department Care, Medication, Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, Outpatient Care and Deterrence/Prevention.
Author(s): Lynn K Flowers
This article explains the following topics: Diagnostic Considerations, Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: Causes and Symptoms, Radial Tunnel Syndrome: Causes and Symptoms and Treatments for Cubital Tunnel Syndrome and Radial Tunnel Syndrome.
Author(s): WebMD, LLC
This article explains the following topics related to Cystic Lesions About the Knee: Imaging Studies, Histologic Finding, Medical Therapy, Surgical Therapy, Preoperative Details, Intraoperative Details, Postoperative Details, Complications, Outcome and Prognosis, Future and Controversies.
Author(s): David M Gonzalez, MD
This article explains the following topics related to Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis: Differential Diagnoses such as Ankylosing Spondylitis, Ankylosing Spondylitis and Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy, Laboratory Studies and Complications.
Author(s): Bruce M Rothschild
This article explains the following topics related to Glenohumeral Arthritis: Arthritic Shoulder, Shoulder Anatomy, Shoulder Arthritides, Patient History, Physical Examination, Plain Radiography, CT Shoulder Scans, MRI and Ultrasonography, Cell Counts and Culture, Medical Therapy, Surgical Therapy, Glenohumeral Arthrodesis, Shoulder Arthroplasty, Intraoperative Details for Arthroplasty, Postoperative Care, Surgical Outcomes, Surgical Complications and Future Directions in Surgery.
Author(s): Mark D Lazarus
This article explains the following topics related to Interphalangeal Joint Arthritis: Repair of the Degenerated PIP Joint, The Arthritic PIP Joint, Anatomy of the PIP Joint, Arthroplasty of the PIP Joint, Arthrodesis of the PIP Joint, Patient Care after PIP Surgery, Complications after PIP Surgery, Long-term Patient Monitoring, Outcome and Prognosis.
Author(s): Carlos A Garcia-Moral
This article explains the following topics related to Intersection Syndrome: Imaging Studies, Histologic Findings, Electrodiagnostic Testing, Medical Therapy, Surgical Therapy, Intraoperative Details, Postoperative Details, Follow-up, Complications, Outcome and Prognosis, Future and Controversies.
Author(s): David R Steinberg
This article covers the following topics: stages of the disease, Diagnostic Considerations, Prognosis, Diagnosis of Incomplete Kawasaki Disease, Echocardiography, MRA and CT, Histologic Findings, Treatment and Management, Medication.
Author(s): Noah S Scheinfeld
This article covers the following topics related to Surgical Treatment of Lateral Compartment Arthritis: Manifestations of Disease, Diagnosis of Disease, Nonoperative Treatment, Surgical Options, Corrective Osteotomy, Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty and Total Knee Replacement.
Author(s): B Sonny Bal
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