• Rheumatology
  • The Scleroderma Book: A Guide for Patients and Families by Maureen D. M.D. Mayes

    By Maureen D. M.D. Mayes

    The Scleroderma Book has lengthy been thought of the prime resource of knowledge for sufferers agony with this disorder. Now comes the second one variation of this hugely revered quantity, widely revised by means of Maureen Mayes, M.D., the major authority during this field.
    Writing particularly for sufferers and their households, Dr. Mayes attracts on her wide event treating scleroderma to supply up to date, functional info that would aid sufferers deal with their indicators and enhance their caliber of lifestyles. Dr. Mayes starts off with an simply obtainable description of the fundamental proof, distinguishing among the various manifestations of the disorder, starting from localized scleroderma (small patches of hardened dermis, most typical in kids, which are inclined to remedy through the years) to systemic scleroderma, which may assault the lungs, the kidneys, and the blood vessels, and will be existence threatening. both vital, she deals sympathetic and reassuring recommendation on concerns that frequently quandary sufferers, equivalent to the easiest plan of action in the event you wish young children, what to do if the ailment impacts your intercourse existence, and what you are able to do to aid your surgeon deal with your disease extra successfully. The ebook concludes with an outstanding humored, frank dialogue approximately the way to cope, day in and day trip, with an doubtful future--how to be a "person dwelling with" scleroderma, now not a "victim struggling with" it. the recent variation has up-to-date chapters at the genetics of scleroderma and on new remedies for problems of this disease.
    Touching on almost each element of this sickness, The Scleroderma Book presents a competent resource of data and reassurance for sufferers of any age and regardless of how critical their type of the disease.
    Endorsed through the major nationwide suggest staff, The Scleroderma Foundation

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  • Neck Pain - A Medical Dictionary, Bibliography, and by Icon Health Publications

    By Icon Health Publications

    It is a 3-in-1 reference ebook. It provides an entire clinical dictionary overlaying hundreds and hundreds of phrases and expressions with regards to neck soreness. It additionally provides large lists of bibliographic citations. eventually, it presents info to clients on the best way to replace their wisdom utilizing a number of web assets. The booklet is designed for physicians, clinical scholars getting ready for Board examinations, clinical researchers, and sufferers who are looking to familiarize yourself with examine devoted to neck discomfort. in the event that your time is effective, this ebook is for you. First, you won't waste time looking the net whereas lacking loads of correct details. moment, the booklet additionally saves you time indexing and defining entries. eventually, you won't waste time and cash printing thousands of websites.

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  • Gout and Other Crystal Arthropathies by Robert Terkeltaub

    By Robert Terkeltaub

    Gout and different Crystal Arthropathies, by means of Dr. Robert Terkeltaub, provides the state of the art, clinically-focused assurance you must deal with those more and more commonplace illnesses. Diagnose the total diversity of crystal arthropathies-including pseudogout, intercritical gout, hyperuricemia, and gouty arthritis-and deal with your sufferers successfully with discussions of recently-approved medicines like Uloric and people presently lower than evaluate, comparable to Kristexxa and Colcryst. With insurance of the newest remedies, preventions, and imaging experiences, in addition to entry to the absolutely searchable textual content on-line at www.expertconsult.com, this entire source is perfect for any general practitioner who diagnoses, treats, and manages gout and crystal-induced arthropathies. entry the totally searchable contents on-line at www.expertconsult.com. remain present on contemporary advancements resembling uricosuric treatment and inhibitor remedy; gout flare prophylaxis and colchicines; ultrasound within the analysis of crystal deposition ailments; imaging of gout, CPPD, and hydroxyapatitie deposition ailments; and uricase treatment of gout. deal with the complete variety of crystal arthropathies with 25 clinically-focused chapters on pseudogout, intercritical gout, hyperuricemia, gouty arthritis, and extra. deal with your sufferers successfully utilizing the newest info on drugs, from the recently-approved Uloric to Kristexx and Colcryst, that are nonetheless below evaluate. The instruments to you want to diagnose, deal with, and deal with gout and different crystal arthropathies

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  • Harrison's Rheumatology, 3E by Anthony S. Fauci, Carol A. Langford

    By Anthony S. Fauci, Carol A. Langford

    Rheumatology – as simply Harrison’s can conceal it

    A Doody's center identify for 2015.

    Featuring an exceptional compilation of chapters on rheumatology that seem in Harrison’s ideas of inner drugs, Eighteenth Edition, this concise, full-color scientific spouse gives you the most recent wisdom within the box sponsored through the medical rigor and authority that experience outlined Harrison’s. you'll find content material from well known editors and individuals in a carry-anywhere presentation that's excellent for the school room, medical institution, ward, or exam/certification preparation.

    Features

    • Current, thorough assurance of vital immunology and rheumatology issues, together with the immune method in well-being and ailment, problems of immune-mediated harm, and problems of the joints and adjoining tissues
    • Delivers insights designed to lessen soreness, lesson joint and organ harm, and enhance total sufferer outcomes
    • Integrates pathophysiology with medical management
    • 75 high-yield questions and solutions drawn from Harrison’s rules of inner medication Self-Assessment and Board evaluation, 18e
    • Content updates and new advancements because the e-book of Harrison’s ideas of inner drugs, 18e
    • 24 chapters written by means of physicians who're well-known specialists within the box of rheumatology
    • Helpful appendix of laboratory values of medical importance

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  • IgG4-Related Disease by Hisanori Umehara, Kazuichi Okazaki, John H. Stone, Shigeyuki

    By Hisanori Umehara, Kazuichi Okazaki, John H. Stone, Shigeyuki Kawa, Mitsuhiro Kawano

    IgG4-related affliction is a brand new systemic affliction that has just recently been pointed out and characterised. even though, so much scientific practitioners should not but accustomed to it and hence are inclined to misdiagnose it. the aim of this publication is to elevate know-how of this ailment and its diagnostic pitfalls. A wealth of radiological and histopathological photos is helping clinicians to appreciate its features in a variety of organs in addition to their medical and easy clinical backgrounds. all the authors are specialists who've released quite a few very important papers within the box. This publication could be important to physicians in a number of disciplines resembling gastroenterology, rheumatology, ophthalmology, otolaryngology, urology, hematology, and breathing medication, not just as a textbook yet as an authoritative and complete reference paintings as well.

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  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Critical Debates by Michael Pearson, Jadwiga Wedzicha

    By Michael Pearson, Jadwiga Wedzicha

    This booklet brings a brand new method of the topic of persistent obstructive pulmonary ailment, highlighting the present parts of controversy and debate. It addresses some of the key concerns surrounding the ailments, its reasons, medical review and administration. the world over well known specialists severely appraise the literature and mix this with their very own medical and study adventure to give an educated view of quite a lot of concerns. Arguments are accordingly supported by way of the main lately on hand evidence.Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary affliction – severe Debates presents the reader with an updated interpretation of the scientific trial info during this box and their relevance to day-by-day perform.

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  • Neuromuscular Disorders (NIP- Neurology in Practice) by Rabi Tawil, Shannon Venance

    By Rabi Tawil, Shannon Venance

    A brand new addition to the Neurology in perform sequence, Neuromuscular problems offers a medical advisor to the not easy analysis and administration of neuromuscular problems. As part of the sequence, a variety of characteristic containers are highlighted all through. "Tips and tips" provide feedback on easy methods to increase results via useful strategy or sufferer wondering. moreover, "Caution" caution packing containers provide valuable suggestion on easy methods to stay away from difficulties and 'Science Revisited' packing containers provide fast reminders of the elemental technology rules worthwhile for knowing the offered thoughts.

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  • Artrite reumatoide e spondiloentesoartriti: Diagnostica per by Giacomo Garlaschi, Fabio Martino

    By Giacomo Garlaschi, Fabio Martino

    Le recenti evoluzioni tecnologiche nella diagnostica in step with immagini hanno consentito gli cogliere le alterazioni anatomiche e funzionali che caratterizzano l. a. fase di esordio delle artropatie degenerative ed infiammatorie. Nell'ambito di queste ultime, in particolare, l'imaging risulta non solo fondamentale nella diagnosi dello stadio early delle artriti ma anche nella definizione della loro evoluzione e della risposta al moderno trattamento terapeutico. l. a. valutazione di una nuova semeiologia imaging, che si avvale notevolmente dell'impiego di mdc in relazione sia al strength Doppler sia alla risonanza magnetica, ha consentito di restringere il hole tra istologia ed imaging nella diagnostica reumatologica.

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