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Rheumatology Secrets

Stay up to date on the latest common and uncommon rheumatic disorders with Rheumatology Secrets Plus. This enhanced medical reference book addresses the treatment of common and uncommon rheumatic disorders, with each chapter reviewing basic immunology and pathophysiology, important disease manifestations, and practical management issues. The user-friendly style of the popular Secrets Series® makes this updated volume a valuable addition to your library!

Paperback, 744 Pages

Published: November 2014

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-03700-6

Contents

  • I. GENERAL CONCEPTS

    1. Classification and Health Impact of the Rheumatic Diseases

    2. Top 100+ Rheumatology Secrets

    3. Anatomy and Physiology of the Musculoskeletal System

    4. Overview of the Immune Response, Inflammation, and Autoimmunity

    II. EVALUATION OF THE PATIENT WITH RHEUMATIC SYMPTOMS

    5. History and Physical Examination

    6. Laboratory Evaluation

    7. Arthrocentesis and Synovial Fluid Analysis

    8. Radiographic and Imaging Modalities

    9. Synovial Biopsies

    10. Electromyography and Nerve Conduction Studies

    11. Approach for Patients with Monoarticular Arthritis Symptoms

    12. Approach for Patients with Polyarticular Arthritis Symptoms

    13. Approach for the Patient with Neuromuscular Symptoms

    14. Perioperative Management of Patients with Rheumatic Diseases

    III. SYSTEMIC CONNECTIVE TISSUE DISEASES

    15. Rheumatoid Arthritis

    16. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

    17. Drug-induced Lupus

    18. Systemic Sclerosis

    19. Scleroderma Mimics

    20. Inflammatory Muscle Disease

    21. Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, Overlap Syndromes, and Undifferentiated Connective Tissue Disease

    22. Sjögren's Syndrome

    23. Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome

    24. Adult-onset Still's Disease

    25. Polymyalgia Rheumatica

    IV. THE VASCULITIDES AND RELATED DISORDERS

    26. Approach for Patients with Suspected Vasculitis

    27. Large-Vessel Vasculitis: Giant Cell Arteritis, Takayasu's Arteritis, and Aortitis

    28. Medium-Vessel Vasculitides: Polyarteritis Nodosa, Thromboangiitis Obliterans, and Primary Angiitis of the Central Nervous System

    29. Antineutrophil Cytoplasmic Antibody-associated Vasculitis

    30. Immune-Complex-Mediated Small-Vessel Vasculitides

    31. Cryoglobulinemia

    32. Behçet's Disease and Cogan’s Syndrome

    33. Relapsing Polychondritis

    V. SERONEGATIVE SPONDYLOARTHROPATHIES

    34. Ankylosing Spondylitis

    35. Rheumatic Manifestations of Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Diseases

    36. Reactive Arthritis

    37. Arthritis Associated with Psoriasis and Other Skin Diseases

    VI. ARTHRITIS ASSOCIATED WITH INFECTIOUS AGENTS

    38. Bacterial Septic Arthritis, Bursitis, and Osteomyelitis

    39. Lyme Disease

    40. Mycobacterial and Fungal Joint and Bone Diseases

    41. Viral Arthritides

    42. HIV-associated Rheumatic Syndromes

    43. Whipple's Disease

    44. Acute Rheumatic Fever and Poststreptococcal Arthritis

    VII. RHEUMATIC DISORDERS ASSOCIATED WITH METABOLIC, ENDOCRINE, AND HEMATOLOGIC DISEASES

    45. Gout

    46. Calcium Pyrophosphate Deposition Disease

    47. Basic Calcium Phosphate and Other Crystalline Diseases

    48. Endocrine-associated Arthropathies

    49. Arthropathies Associated with Hematologic Diseases

    50. Malignancy-associated Rheumatic Disorders

    VIII. BONE AND CARTILAGE DISORDERS

    51. Osteoarthritis

    52. Metabolic Bone Disease

    53. Paget's Disease of Bone

    54. Osteonecrosis

    IX. HEREDITARY, CONGENITAL, AND INBORN ERRORS OF METABOLISM ASSOCIATED WITH RHEUMATIC SYNDROMES

    55. Heritable Connective Tissue Diseases

    56. Inborn Errors of Metabolism Affecting Connective Tissue

    57. Storage and Deposition Diseases

    58. Rheumatologic Manifestations of the Primary Immunodeficiency Syndromes

    59. Bone and Joint Dysplasias

    X. NONARTICULAR AND REGIONAL MUSCULOSKELETAL DISORDERS

    60. Approach for the Patient with Neck and Low Back Pain

    61. Fibromyalgia

    62. Regional Musculoskeletal Disorders

    63. Sports Medicine and Occupational Injuries

    64. Entrapment Neuropathies

    65. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome

    XI. NEOPLASMS AND TUMORLIKE LESIONS

    66. Benign and Malignant Tumors of Joints and Synovium

    67. Common Bony Lesions: Radiographic Features

    XII. PEDIATRIC RHEUMATIC DISEASES

    68. Approach to the Child with Joint Pain

    69. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

    70. Juvenile Systemic Connective Tissue Diseases

    71. Kawasaki Disease

    XIII. MISCELLANEOUS RHEUMATIC DISORDERS

    72. Metabolic and Other Genetic Myopathies

    73. Amyloidosis

    74. Raynaud's Phenomenon

    75. Autoimmune Eye and Ear Disorders

    76. Rheumatic Syndromes Associated with Sarcoidosis

    77. Rheumatic Disorders in Patients on Dialysis

    78. Rheumatic Disease and the Pregnant Patient

    79. Familial Autoinflammatory Syndromes

    80. Odds and Ends

    XIV. MANAGEMENT OF THE RHEUMATIC DISEASES

    81. Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs

    82. Glucocorticoids--Systemic and Injectable

    83. Systemic Antirheumatic Drugs

    84. Immunosuppressive and Immunoregulatory Agents

    85. Biologic Agents

    86. Hypouricemic Agents and Colchicine

    87. Bone Strengthening Agents

    88. Rehabilitative Techniques

    89. Surgical Treatment and Rheumatic Diseases

    90. Disability

    XV. FINAL SECRETS

    91. Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    92. History, the Arts, and Rheumatic Diseases

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