Oxford Desk Reference

Rheumatology

Author: Richard Watts,Gavin Clunie,Frances Hall,Tarnya Marshall

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199229996

Category: Medical

Page: 583

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This new textbook of rheumatology is aimed primarily at a specialist readership (i.e. consultant and specialist registrars in rheumatology) offering easily accessible current evidence based information on the management of rheumatological conditions. Like other titles in the Oxford Desk Reference series the book is laid out so that each self contained topic covers typically two face-to-face pages. This provides all the relevant information ina single view to facilitate use of the book as a reference to provide rapid access to information in a clinic or ward setting.The content on management is based on the latest guidelines from (British Society for Rheumatology, European League against Rheumatism, American Collegeof Rheumatology).

Rheumatology

Diagnosis and Therapeutics

Author: John J. Cush,Arthur Kavanaugh,Charles Michael Stein

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781757324

Category: Medical

Page: 573

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This completely reorganized and updated quick-consult manual delivers concise, comprehensive, authoritative coverage of all aspects of clinical rheumatology. Three well-organized sections—Diagnosis, Rheumatic Diseases, and Pharmacopeia for Rheumatic Diseases—address diagnosis and management for a range of adult and pediatric rheumatic disorders, including those of idiopathic, infectious, reactive, inflammatory, autoimmune, degenerative, and mechanical origin. Diagnostic tests, more than 140 rheumatic diseases, and specific drugs are arranged alphabetically. Topics in each section follow a structured chapter template, and all disease chapters include ICD-9 codes. Tabbed pages help clinicians find information quickly. A Fast Fact Guide to Patient Assessment appears on the inside covers.

Current Diagnosis & Treatment in Rheumatology, Third Edition

Author: John Imboden,David Hellmann,John Stone

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071638067

Category: Medical

Page: 600

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The most up-to-date and readily accessible rheumatology resource available The third edition of this trusted quick-reference guide has everything you need to keep pace with this fast-moving field—presented in the acclaimed CURRENT format. A practical reference for primary care providers, the book simplifies the treatment of difficult-to-manage rheumatologic diseases and disorders, such as arthritis, lupus, and sarcoidosis. Features NEW full-color photographs NEW chapters on clinical genetics, drug-induced syndromes, and metabolic myopathies Straightforward, expert coverage of the entire range of rheumatology disorders Full explanations of common and major disorders in clinical immunology Concise chapters geared to the needs of trainees and clinicians First section that addresses common but difficult-to-diagnose rheumatologic complaints—and delivers key “approach to the patient” strategies

Landmark Papers in Rheumatology

Author: Richard A. Watts,David G. I. Scott

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199688370

Category: Medical

Page: 456

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Rheumatic disease is a major cause of morbidity and disability in the Western world. There have been major developments in our understanding of the causes of rheumatic disease and in their treatment during the last half-century, and there are relatively few papers which can be regarded as truly 'landmark' in their construction and subsequent findings. Part of the Landmark Papers in series, this book provides a detailed review of the seminal papers that have paved the way for breakthroughs in the clinical management of the entire spectrum of rheumatic diseases.

Rheumatology

Symptoms and Syndromes

Author: Efim Benenson

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781849964623

Category: Medical

Page: 215

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Rheumatology: Symptoms and Syndromes organizes the rheumatic diseases in the form of syndromes as stable combinations of symptoms, and links these to morphological manifestations. This presentation of the rheumatic diseases provides a pedagogical framework for differential diagnosis in rheumatology. To further aid the teacher and student, Professor Efim Benenson provides algorithms of clinical reasoning based on morphology and pathophysiology. Professor Benenson’s practice-oriented, didactic approach, and innovative organization of the rheumatic diseases is a valuable diagnostic aid to practicing rheumatologists and those teaching or training in rheumatology. Readers are recommended the companion book, Rheumatology: Clinical Scenarios, for further reading on Professor Benensons's organization of the rheumatic diseases.

Issues in Rheumatology Research and Practice: 2012 Edition

ScholarlyBrief

Author: N.A

Publisher: ScholarlyEditions

ISBN: 1481649256

Category: Medical

Page: 52

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Issues in Rheumatology Research and Practice: 2012 Edition is a ScholarlyBrief™ that delivers timely, authoritative, comprehensive, and specialized information about Rheumatic Disease in a concise format. The editors have built Issues in Rheumatology Research and Practice: 2012 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Rheumatic Disease in this eBook to be deeper than what you can access anywhere else, as well as consistently reliable, authoritative, informed, and relevant. The content of Issues in Rheumatology Research and Practice: 2012 Edition has been produced by the world’s leading scientists, engineers, analysts, research institutions, and companies. All of the content is from peer-reviewed sources, and all of it is written, assembled, and edited by the editors at ScholarlyEditions™ and available exclusively from us. You now have a source you can cite with authority, confidence, and credibility. More information is available at http://www.ScholarlyEditions.com/.

ABC of Rheumatology

Author: Ade Adebajo

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 144435731X

Category: Medical

Page: 192

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Musculoskeletal diseases are the most widespread chronic illness in the UK and one of the top 3 reasons why the over 45s visit their GP. The ABC of Rheumatology is a practical, introductory guide to the diagnosis, management and treatment of rheumatology and rheumatic diseases for the non-specialist. Providing detailed overviews of all major areas of rheumatology this fully revised fourth edition includes updated information on new treatments, therapies, evidence and guidelines. An informative and practical source of knowledge, with highly illustrated chapters including boxed summaries, links to further information, reading and resources, this well established ABC title is an accessible reference for all primary care health professionals, GPs, junior doctors, medical students and nurses.

Rheumatology

Author: Marc C. Hochberg,Alan J. Silman,Josef S. Smolen,Michael E. Weinblatt,Michael H. Weisman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323086322

Category: Medical

Page: 2228

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Consistently lauded for its comprehensiveness and full-color color presentation, the latest edition of Rheumatology by Marc C. Hochberg, MD, MPH et al. continues the tradition of excellence of previous editions. Designed to meet the needs of the practicing clinician, it provides extensive, authoritative coverage of rheumatic disease from basic scientific principles to practical points of clinical management in a lucid, logical, user-friendly manner. Find the critical answers you need quickly and easily thanks to a consistent, highly user-friendly format covering all major disorders of the musculoskeletal system in complete, self-contained chapters. Get trusted perspectives and insights from chapters co-authored by internationally renowned leaders in the field, 25% of whom are new to this edition. Track disease progression and treat patients more effectively with the most current information, including 22 new chapters on genetic findings, imaging outcomes, and cell and biologic therapies as well as rheumatoid arthritis and SLE. Incorporate the latest findings about pathogenesis of disease; imaging outcomes for specific diseases like RA, osteoarthritis, and spondyloarthropathies; cell and biologic therapies; and other timely topics.

Rheumatology and Immunology Therapy

A to Z Essentials

Author: Larry W. Moreland

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540206256

Category: Medical

Page: 923

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Entries in a practical A to Z Format Highly therapy-focused Uniform and clearly arranged entries for ease of reference Comprehensive information on symptoms and therapeutical possibilities of rheumatologic and musculoskeletal diseases as well as drugs Written by leading experts in the field

Hospital for Special Surgery Manual of Rheumatology and Outpatient Orthopedic Disorders

Diagnosis and Therapy

Author: Stephen A. Paget

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781763004

Category: Medical

Page: 582

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This new edition of the Hospital for Special Surgery Manual of Rheumatology and Outpatient Orthopedic Disorders is a practical, concise, quick reference that addresses the diagnosis and treatment of rheumatologic and non-surgical orthopaedic diseases. It focuses on the Hospital for Special Surgery's approach but also includes the clinical experience from other medical centers. This Fifth Edition has many new features such as new coverage on pain management, graded evidence for treatment regimens, and new information on genomics, proteomics, and the use of microarrays. Another exciting new addition: quick-reference bulleted lists throughout the book for acute care clinical situations.

Expert Guide to Rheumatology

Author: Arthur M. F. Yee,Stephen A. Paget

Publisher: ACP Press

ISBN: 1930513550

Category: Medical

Page: 494

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This book encompasses erosive inflammatory arthropathies, collagen vascular diseases, vasculitides, infections, and degenerative diseases in one easy-to-use reference. In addition, the final sections cover common symptoms and comorbidities and discuss the latest findings in the pharmacological treatment of inflammatory rheumatic conditions.

Clinical Primer of Rheumatology

Author: William J. Koopman,Dennis W. Boulware,Gustavo R. Heudebert

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780683306484

Category: Medical

Page: 393

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Clinical Primer of Rheumatology is designed as a concise, essential reference to aid practitioners in diagnosing and treating rheumatoid diseases. More than 200 photographs and many tables and charts provide easy access to information necessary to identify the cause of a patient's complaint and plan a course of therapy. Recommendations on when to refer a patient to a specialist are clearly indicated in the text. Comprehensive coverage of specific rheumatoid diseases is included along with information on sports and occupational-related pain syndromes.

Oxford Textbook of Rheumatology

Author: Richard A Watts,Philip Conaghan,Chris Denton,Helen Foster,John Isaacs,Ulf Müller-Ladner

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199642486

Category: Medical

Page: 1522

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This fourth edition of the Oxford Textbook of Rheumatology provides a complete overview of all rheumatological and musculoskeletal problems, and is a comprehensive reference for all trainees and specialists in the field.

Paediatric Rheumatology

Author: Helen E. Foster,Paul A. Brogan

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199592632

Category: Medical

Page: 465

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Oxford Specialist Handbooks are portable, succinct and above all reliable guides to difficult and challenging areas of paediatrics.Paediatric Rheumatology is an indispensible resource for the identification and management of specific rheumatological disorders. As well as covering common and rare rheumatological problems, there are also chapters on investigations and emergencies, designed for quick reference.

Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology E-Book

Author: Gary S. Firestein,Ralph Budd,Sherine E Gabriel,Iain B. McInnes,James R O'Dell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455737674

Category: Medical

Page: 2292

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Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology delivers the state-of-the-art scientific and clinical know-how you need to offer your patients the most effective diagnosis and care. This rheumatology book’s sweeping updates highlight current advances and breakthroughs that impact your practice. With Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology, you'll be ready to handle the toughest clinical challenges you face. Search the entire contents online at www.expertconsult.com, download all of images, and watch videos demonstrating the complete musculoskeletal exam, including abnormal findings and the arthroscopic presentation of diseased joints. Review basic science advances and their clinical implications in one place and get dependable, evidence-based guidance with the integrated chapter format that readers of Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology have always appreciated. Gain a thorough understanding of the "whys" and "hows" of rheumatic disease management with detailed coverage of the very latest breakthroughs and the newest clinical algorithms. Apply the latest therapeutic advances through new chapters in bioengineering and tissue engineering, as well as up-to-date coverage of gout and disease-modifying drugs. Learn how the study of biomarkers across populations can help you detect diseases earlier and with greater accuracy with a new chapter on epigenetics. Diagnose, monitor, and manage rheumatic disease more effectively with expanded information on the use of ultrasound and other imaging modalities.

Psoriatic and Reactive Arthritis

A Companion to Rheumatology

Author: Christopher T. Ritchlin,Oliver FitzGerald

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323036228

Category: Medical

Page: 236

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This new companion to Hochberg et al.'s Rheumatology masterwork focuses on the momentous recent advances in our understanding of the genetics and immunology of psoriatic and reactive arthritis, and their implications for diagnosis and management. Leading international authorities explore new concepts in genetic and pathogenic mechanisms and early diagnosis; provide comprehensive, well-illustrated coverage of clinical features; evaluate the very latest therapeutic options, including biologics; and discuss clinical outcome measures. Examines the very latest pathogenic mechanisms and diagnostic criteria, providing the necessary tools for early diagnosis and monitoring of disease progression. Offers comprehensive coverage of the clinical manifestations of psoriatic and reactive arthritis, including a 'mini atlas' of color plates. Examines the pros and cons of the available therapeutic options, including the very latest biological as well as traditional therapies. Includes practical discussions of clinical outcome measures, delivering ongoing tools for assessment of function, disease activity, and quality of life.

Challenging Cases in Rheumatology and Diseases of the Immune System

Author: Massoud Mahmoudi

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 1461450888

Category: Medical

Page: 298

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Challenging Cases in Rheumatology and Diseases of the Immune System is the latest title in a growing collection of thought-provoking case-based titles from Massoud Mahmoudi, D.O., Ph.D. Like his three preceding titles, Challenging Cases in Allergy and Immunology (2009), Challenging Cases in Allergic and Immunologic Diseases of the Skin (2010), and Challenging Cases in Pulmonology (2011), this easy-to-read title presents the topic in a challenging and enjoyable case-based format. Developed by 30 distinguished contributors, the book consists of six parts and 16 chapters, with each chapter presenting two cases. The style of this title follows the previous books: each topic begins with an abstract, followed by a case presentation, working diagnosis, data, final diagnosis, and discussion. In addition, to enhance a review of the subject and stimulate critical thinking, there are 5 to 10 multiple choice questions and answers in each chapter. Challenging Cases in Rheumatology and Diseases of the Immune System is an indispensable resource for all clinicians who care for patients with rheumatic and immunologic disorders.

Bone Disease in Rheumatology

Author: Michael J. Maricic,Oscar S. Gluck

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781753012

Category: Medical

Page: 211

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Geared toward rheumatologists, this book examines the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of bone loss in patients with inflammatory diseases. Drs. Maricic and Gluck—along with contributors from bone biology, diagnosis, imaging, biomarkers, and treatment—have developed a comprehensive, practical text on this specific aspect of rheumatology. Bone Disease in Rheumatology provides cutting-edge information on the pathophysiology of systemic and focal bone loss (erosions) in inflammatory disorders, the tools used to assess and measure bone loss, and the medications used in management of bone loss associated with rheumatic diseases. The book also discusses common and uncommon metabolic bone disorders, emphasizing state-of-the-art management techniques.