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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

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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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780683306484
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300
Sales rank:
1,279,215
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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