Primer on the rheumatic diseases

Clasificación: RC 927 P953 2008 | Agregado: 09/10/2018

editado por John H. Klippel... [et al.] -- 13a. ed. -- New York : Springer, 2008.
xix, 721 p.; 28 cm.
ISBN 978-0-387-35664-8.
Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice.
Contenido: Preface -- Public health and arthritis: a growing imperative -- Evaluation of the patient -- Musculoskeletal signs and symptoms -- Molecular and cellular basis of immunity and immunological diseases -- Genetics and disease -- Rheumatoid arthritis -- Juvenile idiopathic arthritis -- Psoriatic arthritis -- Ankylosing spondylitis -- Reactive and enteropathic arthritis -- Osteoarthritis -- Gout -- Calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate, hydroxyapatit, and miscellaneous crystals -- Infectious disorders -- Systemic lupus erythematosus -- Antiphospholipid syndrome -- Systemic sclerosis -- Idiophatic inflammatory myopathies -- Metabolic myopathies -- Sjogren s syndrome -- Vasculitides -- Relapsing polychondritis -- Adult-onset still s disease -- Periodic syndromes -- Less common arthropathies -- Complex regional pain syndrome -- Sarcoidosis -- Storage and deposition diseases -- The amyloidoses -- Neoplasms of the joint -- Heritable disorders of connective tissue -- Bone and joint dysplasias -- Osteonecrosis -- Paget s disease of bone -- Osteoporosis -- Rehabilitation of patients with rheumatic diseases -- Psychosocial factors in arthritis -- Self-management strategies -- Pain management -- Therapeutic injections of joints and soft tissues -- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs -- Glucocorticoids -- Operative treatment of arthritis -- Complementary and alternative therapies -- Appendix I. Criteria for the classification and diagnosis of the rheumatic diseases -- Appendix II. Guidelines for the management of rheumatic diseases -- Appendix III. Supplement and vitamin and mineral guide.