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Volume TBD. Surgery in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases in the Era of Biological Agents

Published: 1st March 2018 Author: Fabiola Atzeni

Surgery in Systemic Autoimmune Disease describes the state-of-the-art of the use of surgery in treating the most common systemic autoimmune diseases (SADS). The volume consists of an introductory chapter concerning the impact of surgery on SADs, follow by eight chapters describing the use of surgery in the treatment of specific diseases in various areas (cardiology, gastroenterology, orthopedics, neurology. Etc.) and the possible difficulties and complications. The final five chapters deal with the possible complications arising during the course of biological and non-biological treatment, and provide recommendation concerning their management. International in scope, the list of more than 20 contributors from Europa and America reads like a who’s who of clinical researchers in the field.

Additional volumes


Volume 10. Antiphospholipid Syndrome in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 29th June 2016 Editors: Gerard Espinosa Munther Khamashta

Volume 9. Endocrine Manifestations of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 12th May 2008 Series Volume Editors: Sara Walker Luis Jara

Volume 8. Digestive Involvement in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 6th March 2008 Series Volume Editors: Manel Ramos-Casals Joan Rodes Josep Font Editor: Manuel Ramos-Casals Author: Manuel Ramos-Casals

Volume 7. The Kidney in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 14th December 2007 Editors: Justin Mason Charles Pusey

Volume 6. Pediatrics in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 3rd October 2007 Editors: Rolando Cimaz Rolando Cimaz Thomas Lehman

Volume 5. The Skin in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 26th January 2006 Editors: Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini Andrea Doria Annegret Kuhn Giampietro Girolomoni Author: Piercarlo Sarzi-Puttini

Volume 4. Reproductive and Hormonal Aspects of Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 7th December 2005 Editors: Michael Lockshin Ware Branch

Volume 3. The Neurologic Involvement in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 5th November 2004 Series Volume Editors: Doruk Erkan Steven Levine

Volume 2. Pulmonary Involvement in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 11th September 2004 Series Volume Editors: Andrea Doria Paolo Pauletto

Volume 1. The Heart in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases

Published: 1st March 2017 Editors: Fabiola Atzeni Mike Nurmohamed Paolo Pauletto