CLINICAL IMPLICATIONS OF MICROCIRCULATORY DISTURBANCES
- Heart, rheumatism and autoimmunity: an old intriguing link. Doria, A.; Sarzi-Puttini, P. // Lupus;2005, Vol. 14 Issue 9, p643
Focuses on the prevalence and characteristics of cardiovascular manifestations in patients with autoimmune rheumatic diseases (ARD). Improvement in ARD classification and the introduction of very sensitive, noninvasive or semiinvasive, cardiac imaging techniques; Claim that the progress in the...
- Soft Tissue Rheumatism. Dunkin, Mary Anne // Arthritis Today;Sep/Oct99, Vol. 13 Issue 5, p30
Provides information on soft tissue rheumatism (STR). Most affected structures in STR; Most common cause of STR; Diagnosis and treatment; Common conditions.
- DEFINITION OF 'RHEUMATISM' AND 'RHEUMATIC DISEASES' // Annals of Internal Medicine;May62 Part 2, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p3
Reports that rheumatism and rheumatic diseases are accepted as synonymous terms.
- GENERAL PREVALENCE OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES. // Annals of Internal Medicine;May62 Part 2, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p3
Reports on the general prevalence of rheumatic diseases. Social and economic importance of the disease's prevalence; Estimated loss of time from work caused by rheumatic diseases.
- THE RELATIVE FREQUENCY OF RHEUMATIC DISEASES. // Annals of Internal Medicine;May62 Part 2, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p4
Reports on the relative frequency of rheumatic diseases among Australian and Chilean patients.
- A novel autoantibody against fibronectin leucine-rich transmembrane protein 2 expressed on the endothelial cell surface identified by retroviral vector system in systemic lupus erythematosus. Shirai, Tsuyoshi; Fujii, Hiroshi; Ono, Masao; Nakamura, Kyohei; Watanabe, Ryu; Tajima, Yumi; Takasawa, Naruhiko; Ishii, Tomonori; Harigae, Hideo // Arthritis Research & Therapy;2012, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p1
No abstract available.
- The Evolving Therapy of Rheumatic Diseases, The Future is Now. El-Miedany, Yasser // Current Drug Targets - Immune, Endocrine & Metabolic Disorders;Apr2002, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p1
There are two main ways in which physicians will be urged to improve the outcome for their patients suffering from rheumatic diseases in the coming era, these are, early diagnosis and timely effective therapy. Current reserch suggests that in rheumatoid arthritis joint damage occurs early, often...
- MANAGEMENT STRATEGIES OF RHEUMATOLOGICAL DISEASES. Ghosh, Alakendu; Ghosh, Biswadip; Sircar, Dipankar // Indian Journal of Dermatology;2006, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p13
The article discusses the pharmacological and non-pharmacological management strategies for rheumatological diseases. The pharmacological treatment include the administration of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, disease modifying antirheumatic drugs, and methotrexate, among others. The...
- Where Has All the Rheumatic Fever Gone? Bisno, Alan L. // Clinical Pediatrics;Dec1983, Vol. 22 Issue 12, p804
Comments on why acute rheumatic fever (ARF) is disappearing from the affluent neighborhoods of suburban America. Contribution of the socioeconomic mobility to the decrease in ARF incidence; Identification of the change in the rheumatogenic potential of currently prevalent group A streptococci as...