Surgical management of rheumatoid arthritis

Publisher: W. B. Saunders in London, Philadelphia

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  • Joints -- Surgery.,
  • Rheumatoid arthritis -- Surgery.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographies and index.

StatementAlastair G. Mowat, guest editor.
SeriesClinics in rheumatic diseases ;, v. 4, no. 2
ContributionsMowat, Alastair G.
LC ClassificationsRD686 .S87
The Physical Object
Paginationvii p., p. 249-480 :
Number of Pages480
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4481002M
LC Control Number79309343

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CHAPTER 34 Surgical Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis Scott D. Daffner, MD, Sanford E. Emery, MD, MBA Rheumatoid arthritis is a chronic, progressive, systemic disease with widespread. The Surgical Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis icon to access.

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Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is a chronic systemic inflammatory disease of unknown cause. The hallmark feature of this condition is persistent symmetric polyarthritis (synovitis) that affects the.

Download Citation | Surgical Management of the Rheumatoid Hand | “Rheumatoid disease” is a more appropriate term than “rheumatoid arthritis”, as most patients have additional tissue. This book has that objective, it being the Editor's view that the field of the surgical treatment of arthritis of the knee had reached an appropriate intermediate stage in when this text was written.

The author presents a book on surgical techniques which can be used for preservation or restoration of joint function, based on 33 years of experience as orthopedist to the Arthritis Clinic of Author: Mack L. Clayton. With the introduction of disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs), joint inflammation and damage can be minimized or stopped in most people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA).

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It can cause severe joint deterioration as well as leave bones and cartilage badly damaged. Today. Drugs for rheumatoid arthritis, or RA, can slow it if you already have joint damage, surgery may be your best option.

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A treatment plan is designed to control the disease, alleviate pain, maintain function (activities of daily living), and maximize quality.

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