A sensible synthesis of therapy and practice: This book is a useful guide for students, physicians in continuing education and practitioners who want to keep abreast of the latest developments in rheumatology. - Up-to-date basic knowledge: The chapters on the pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis and the biochemistry of inflammation present the latest research results in this field and are illustrated by a wealth of charts and tables. There follows practical and critical information on all drug groups that are currently used in the treatment of inflammatory rheumatic diseases and osteoarthritis. - Rational drug therapy: A separate chapter is dedicated to new and promising future therapies. Finally, the book provides clear and concise information on currently recommended therapies for the most common rheumatic diseases.

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Author(s)Kay Brune and Stefan Laufer and Steffen Gay
PublisherThieme Medical Publishers
Publish YearJanuary 2003