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Clinical Primer of Rheumatology
     

Clinical Primer of Rheumatology

by William J. Koopman, Dennis W. Boulware, Gustavo Heudebert, Dennis W. Boulware, Gustavo R. Heudebert
 

ISBN-10: 0683306480

ISBN-13: 9780683306484

Pub. Date: 02/28/2003

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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

Overview

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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683306484
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents


    PART I: INTRODUCTION TO THE RHEUMATIC
    DISEASES
  1. Evaluation of Patients with Rheumatic
    Disorders 3

    Gustavo R. Heudebert

    PART II: SPORT-RELATED, OCCUPATIONAL,
    AND OTHER REGIONAL PAIN SYNDROMES

  2. Cervical Spine Pain 11

    Joe G. Hardin and James T. Halla

  3. Low Back Pain and Lumbar Stenosis 22

    J. D. Bartleson

  4. The Painful Shoulder 43

    Dennis W. Boulware

  5. Painful Feet 48

    Joseph J. Biundo and Perry J. Rush

  6. Mechanical Disorders of the Knee 62

    Dennis W. Boulware

  7. Nerve Entrapment Disorders 70

    Kenneth K. Nakano

  8. Temporomandibular Disorders 79

    M. Franklin Dolwick

  9. Fibrosing Syndromes 86

    Wilmer L. Sibbitt, Jr., and Randy R. Sibbitt

    PART III: SPECIFIC RHEUMATIC DISEASES:
    DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT

  10. Rheumatoid Arthritis: Clinical Aspects 97

    James R. O'Dell

  11. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (Juvenile Rheumatoid
    Arthritis) 116

    Robert W. Warren, Andrew P. Wilking, Maria D.
    Perez, Martha R. Curry, and Barry L. Myones

  12. The Seronegative Spondyloarthropathies 127

    Dennis W. Boulware, Frank C. Arnett, Jr., John J.
    Cush, Peter E. Lipsky, Robert M. Bennett, Herman
    Mielants, Filip De Keyser, and Eric M. Veys

  13. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 164

    Michelle Petri

  14. Systemic Sclerosis and Raynaud Syndrome 171

    Thomas A. Medsger, Jr.

  15. Inflammatory Myopathies: Polymyositis,
    Dermatomyositis, and Related Conditions 182

    Frederick W. Miller

  16. Vasculitis 199

    Kenneth E. Sack

  17. Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Temporal Arteritis
    206

    Ramesh Kumar

  18. Unclassified or Undifferentiated Connective Tissue
    Disease 213

    Graciela S. Alarcón

  19. Rheumatic Fever, Sjögren Syndrome, and
    Relapsing Polychondritis 220

    Yusuf Yazici and Allan Gibofsky

  20. Fibromyalgia 226

    Graciela S. Alarcón

  21. Pregnancy and Rheumatic Diseases 236

    Michael D. Lockshin

    PART IV: OSTEOARTHRITIS AND METABOLIC
    BONE AND JOINT DISEASE

  22. Osteoarthritis 245

    Carlos J. Lozada and Roy D. Altman

  23. Gout and Crystal-Induced Synovitis 262

    Dennis W. Boulware, Michael A. Becker, and
    N. Lawrence Edwards

  24. Osteopenic Bone Diseases 278

    Kenneth G. Saag, Sarah L. Morgan, and
    Bruce A. Julian

  25. Osteonecrosis 296

    Kenneth A. Jaffe

  26. Arthropathies Associated with Systemic Diseases
    304

    Janet M. Kim

    PART V: INFECTIOUS ARTHRITIS

  27. Bacterial Arthritis 315

    Arthur Kavanaugh

  28. Arthritis Due to Mycobacteria, Fungi, and
    Parasites 321

    Maren Lawson Mahowald

  29. Lyme Disease 342

    Stephanie Ann Call

  30. Viral Arthritis 350

    Marta L. Cuellar and Luis R. Espinoza

    PART VI: SPECIAL THERAPEUTIC
    CONSIDERATIONS

  31. Techniques of Arthrocentesis and Injection
    Therapy 357

    Gerald F. Moore

  32. Monitoring of Patients on Antirheumatic Therapy
    368

    W. Winn Chatham


Subject Index 381

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