DENVER -- Spondyloarthritis experts have zeroed in on a simple and effective screening and referral strategy for nonrheumatologists to use in deciding which patients with chronic low back pain to send to rheumatologists
for definitive diagnosis and treatment of axial spondyloarthritis.
Sixty-five patients (14 males and 51 females) assessed their satisfaction with current therapy and trust in their rheumatologists
Dr Ahmad bin Kalban, CEO of Hospital Services Sector, opening the conference, highlighted the importance of the event that brings together experts in the field and provides an opportunity for rheumatologists
to share their experience and expertise.
The earlier patients receive treatment by a rheumatologist
in the proper setting of an early arthritis clinic, the better his/her health outcome.
Hadler, a rheumatologist
and professor of medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
A relatively small list of criteria can distinguish high-risk pregnancies in women with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE)--ones that carry a higher likelihood of miscarriage, extreme prematurity, and SLE flare--from others, and signal the need for intensive monitoring by obstetricians and rheumatologists
With increased proficiency of rheumatologist
songraphers, the use of MSUS may attain the status of a routine tool in the evaluation of numerous rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases.
About the "Rapidly Progressing Disease" Rheumatologist
As a consequence, many people with arthritis are travelling unacceptably long distances to see a rheumatologist
There are currently more than 800 patients on the waiting list for a first appointment with existing consultant rheumatologist
Dr Robert Coughlan.
The internist rheumatologist
fills a definite void, since 90% of children live within 1 hour of either a pediatric rheumatologist
or internist rheumatologist
willing to see juvenile patients.
After a recent major flare-up, my rheumatologist
put me on that therapy.