Rheumatic Diseases in Older Adults, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780323613538, 9780323613545

Rheumatic Diseases in Older Adults, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics of North America, Volume 44-3

1st Edition

Authors: James Katz Brian Walitt
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323613538
eBook ISBN: 9780323613545
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 13th August 2018
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Table of Contents

Foreword: Rheumatic Diseases in Older Adults

Preface: Rheumatic Diseases in Older Adults

Erratum

Pharmacotherapy Pearls in Rheumatology for the Care of Older Adult Patients: Focus on Oral Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs and the Newest Small Molecule Inhibitors

Sarcopenia: A Rheumatic Disease?

The Relationship Between Rheumatologic Disorders and Malignancies

Update on Sjögren Syndrome and Other Causes of Sicca in Older Adults

A Review of Osteoporosis in the Older Adult: An Update

Regional Rheumatic Disorders and Rehabilitation in Older Adults: An Update

Update on Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Patients with Rheumatic Diseases

Crystal-Induced Arthritides in the Elderly: An Update

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis in Older Adults

Nonsurgical Management of Osteoarthritis Knee Pain in the Older Adult: An Update


Description

This issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics, guest edited by Drs. James Katz and Brian Walitt with the NIH, will cover several key aspects of diagnosing and treating Rheumatic Diseases in Older Adults. The Consulting Editor for the series is Dr. Michael Weisman. The topics discussed in the issue will include: Pharmacotherapy Pearls for the Geriatrician, Pathogenesis and Management of Sarcopenia, A Review of Osteoporosis in the Older Adult, Regional Rheumatic Disorders and Rehabilitation in Older Adults, Rheumatologic Manifestations of Malignancy, Sjögren Syndrome and Other Causes of Sicca in Older Adults, Cardiovascular Disease Risk in Patients with Rheumatic Diseases, Update on Crystal-Induced Arthritides, Immune dysregulation in aging with a focus on B cells and their potential clinical consequence, and Spinal Stenosis, among others.


Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2018
Published:
13th August 2018
Imprint:
Elsevier
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323613538
eBook ISBN:
9780323613545

About the Authors

James Katz

Affiliations and Expertise

NIH

Brian Walitt

Affiliations and Expertise

NIH