Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. This concise and practical reference, tailored for fellows, residents, and medical students rotating on rheumatology subspecialty services, covers both inpatient and outpatient management of rheumatology with the same clinical practicality as the widely popular Washington Manual™ of Medical Therapeutics. This manual also serves as a pocket reference for medical professionals specializing in rheumatology.It is the result of a collaborative effort of residents, fellows, and clinical faculty from the distinguished Washington University School of Medicine and focuses on how to approach rheumatologic problems. It provides guidance on how to perform the musculoskeletal exam and arthrocentesis, what laboratory testing may prove useful, and which medications are appropriate , including dosages and recommended monitoring, all framed within a brief overview of the major rheumatologic diseases.New features include:· Second color added to help highlight key points· Bulleted format for quick reference to content making it easier for you find information pertinent to your needs· New chapter on the recently elucidated Hereditary Periodic Fever Syndromes· Updated chapter on drugs used in the treatment of rheumatic disease including six biologic agents approved by the FDA since last editionDon’t miss the other key topics in The Washington Manual™ Subspecialty Consult Series:· Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology· Hematology and Oncology · Infectious Disease· Nephrology· GastroenterologyThe Washington Manual™ is a registered mark belonging to Washington University in St. Louis to which international legal protection applies. The mark is used in this publication by LWW under license from Washington University.
This book covers all fields in rheumatology and aims to help readers comprehend, familiarize and evaluate their knowledge of the subject area. It contains short questions and concise answers on definitions, pathogenetic aspects, clinical and laboratory manifestations, differential diagnosis and the management of all rheumatic diseases.The book also provides questions and answers on major aspects of basic immunology, valuable for understanding underlying immunological mechanisms of autoimmune rheumatic diseases. Illustrations and images help present information in a clear and schematic way.
StatPearls Publishing Review Series strives to help you learn the pearls in rheumatology. This text contains 1100 multiple-choice questions with explanations that are linked to additional online references.
The field of rheumatology has undergone numerous exciting advances in recent years, especially the development of biological drugs with novel targets, made possible by rapid advances in the basic science of musculoskeletal diseases together with improved imaging techniques. This thoroughly revised fourth edition of the Oxford Textbook of Rheumatology reflects the changing face of the specialty and the many recent advances in the science, treatment, and understanding of rheumatic diseases. The focus of this comprehensive reference work is the presentation and management of rheumatic conditions at all ages. Where relevant, treatment approaches are evidence-based and cross-referenced to national and international guidelines. Each clinical chapter provides up-to-date treatment advice illustrated with clinical vignettes as appropriate, and the authors consistently emphasize the overlap of rheumatology with other disciplines. With full colour illustrations throughout and a complementary online version, the Oxford Textbook of Rheumatology, Fourth Edition is an essential reference for all trainees and specialists in the field.
ABC of Rheumatology continues to be a practical and informative guide to the assessment, treatment and management of common rheumatic and musculoskeletal conditions within primary care.Fully updated to reflect developments in this fast growing field, the fifth edition covers overviews of all key areas of rheumatology, and includes new chapters on radiology and immunology, as well as expanded coverage on metabolic bone disease, chronic widespread pain, and complex regional pain syndrome.Featuring highly illustrated chapters, boxed summaries and links to further resources, ABC of Rheumatology is an accessible reference for all primary care health professional, general practitioners, family physicians, junior doctors, medical students and nurses.
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Extensively revised and fully updated, this new edition of the Oxford Handbook of Rheumatology provides everything you need to understand the wide range of rheumatic conditions. Including the latest guidelines and the most up-to-date information, this is the indispensible guide for students, trainees, consultant rheumatologists, and everyone dealing with patients with musculoskeletal disease. Rheumatic conditions are common in both general and hospital practice; a primary feature of many multi-system illnesses, and in the context of injury, age-related change, and psychological distress. This handbook provides practical advice, guidance, and key clinical facts to help you provide the best care for your patients. Practically structured, the handbook focuses first on presenting symptoms, and then considers key diseases, emergencies, and rare diseases in more detail, finishing with a comprehensive account of assessment, guidelines, and treatment options including the latest advances in biological therapy. It provides practical guidelines on the management and diagnosis of patients with acute and chronic musculoskeletal disease. Colour plates and line drawings are present throughout along with tables of key information.Taking a clinical, evidence-based approach, written by experts, and presented in a clear, practical, bullet-point style for rapid reference, this handbook will be your constant companion and a joy to use.
Stay current in the ever-changing discipline of rheumatology with clear, reliable guidance from Hochberg’s Rheumatology, one of the most respected and trusted sources in the field. Designed to meet the needs of the practicing clinician, this medical reference book provides extensive, authoritative coverage of rheumatic diseases from basic scientific principles to practical points of clinical management in a lucid, logical, user-friendly manner.Track disease progression and treat patients more effectively with the information on genetic findings, imaging outcomes, cell and biologic therapies, rheumatoid arthritis, and SLE. Incorporate recent findings about pathogenesis of disease; imaging outcomes for specific diseases like RA, osteoarthritis, and spondyloarthropathies; cell and biologic therapies; and other timely topics.Remain up to date on the latest information in rheumatology through 13 brand-new chapters covering biomedical and translation science, disease and outcome assessment, new imaging modalities, early emerging disease, clinical therapeutics, patient management, and rehabilitation.Take advantage of expanded coverage of small molecule treatment, biologics, biomarkers, epigenetics, biosimilars, and cell-based therapies.Focus on the core knowledge needed for successful results with each chapter co-authored by an internationally-renowned specialist in the field.Easily find the information you need thanks to a consistent, user-friendly format with templated content and large-scale images.Access the full text online at Expert Consult.Fully revised, the new edition of the celebrated Hochberg is a must-have for every rheumatologist.
The field encompassed by rheumatology has evolved rapidly overthe last decade to include multiple immune-modulating and biologicmedications, new classification criteria, significant updates onbone metabolism, and completely new paradigms of treatment based ongroundbreaking studies published within the last 5 years. Althoughmuch has been adopted as standard of care based on new data, mosttextbooks do not reflect these practice changes.Rheumatology Board Review highlights the latest advancesin the field and new standards of care, including references tocurrent citations in the medical literature. It providesinternational standards and guidelines and is designed to convey amaximum amount of information quickly and efficiently, with manyhelpful schematics, radiographs, and tables.Rheumatology Board Review offers chapter coverageof:• Non-inflammatory joint and soft tissue disorders• Selected topics in rheumatoid arthritis• Selected topics in systemic lupus erythematosus• Antiphospholipid antibody syndrome• IgG4-related disease• Myopathies• Selected topics in pediatric rheumatology• HIV and rheumatic diseases• Miscellaneous arthropathies• Osteoporosis• Review of musculoskeletal radiology• Study design, measurement, and basic statisticalanalysis• Update on vasculitisRheumatology Board Review is a must-have reference forrheumatology fellows and professionals seeking a concise yetthorough review of state-of-the-art rheumatology.