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Manual of Rheumatology

  • Edited By: Ved Chaturvedi
  • ISBN: 9789387085039
  • Publisher: CBS Publishers
  • Edition: 5th
  • Publication Date: November 30, 2018
  • Format: Hardback – 760 pages
  • Language: English

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This manual is aimed to serve as a quick and easy reference book for students, clinicians and rheumatologists. It is authored by clinicians and rheumatologists representing each and every corner of India. Using a simple language, it focuses on the clinical aspects of rheumatological diseases.

This edition is thoroughly revised and updated, and has several new contents

  • The new content includes chapter on basics such as musculoskeletal examination, approach to a patient with suspected connective tissue disease, and joint injections
  • The section on osteoporosis has new chapters on glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis, and DEXA scan interpretation
  • Keeping up with the advances in diagnosis and treatment aspects in rheumatology, there is a new chapter on ultrasonography in rheumatology, MRI in rheumatology, small molecules, and stem cell transplant in autoimmune rheumatic disease
  • The section on vasculitis has been greatly expanded and many diseases discussed in separate chapters. Keeping up with the trend on early diagnosis, a chapter on prerheumatoid arthritis has been introduced
  • Orphan diseases such as relapsing polychondritis and adult onset Still’s disease are also covered in this new edition of the Manual
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