Arthritis: Diagnosis and Management

Haspel, Marc
January 2009
Podiatry Management;Jan2009, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p103
The article focuses on a roundtable discussion among experts on the diagnosis and treatment of arthritis. According to Robert Marcus of the Continuing Podiatric Medical Education, it is important to include a full medical history of other pre-existing medical problems when preparing a treatment plan for patients with arthritis. Erika Schwartz of the American Association of Women Podiatrists says she first prescribes non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) for her patients.


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