Rheumatology in Questions

  • Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos
  • Evangelia Zampeli
  • Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
Book

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. An Introductory Approach to Autoimmune Disorders

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 3-20
    3. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 21-36
  3. Autoimmune Rheumatic (Connective Tissue) Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 37-37
    2. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 39-57
    3. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 59-70
    4. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 71-77
    5. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 79-87
    6. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 89-96
    7. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 97-107
    8. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 109-113
  4. Rheumatic Disorders and Manifestations in Various Organs, Systems and Disciplines

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 117-124
    3. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 125-130
    4. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 131-139
    5. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 141-150
  5. Treatment and Management of Rheumatic Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos, Evangelia Zampeli, Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
      Pages 153-175
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 177-187

About this book

Introduction

This book covers all fields in rheumatology and aims to help readers comprehend, familiarize and evaluate their knowledge of the subject area. It contains short questions and concise answers on definitions, pathogenetic aspects, clinical and laboratory manifestations, differential diagnosis and the management of all rheumatic diseases.

The book also provides questions and answers on major aspects of basic immunology, valuable for understanding underlying immunological mechanisms of autoimmune rheumatic diseases. Illustrations and images help present information in a clear and schematic way.

Keywords

Rheumatology in Questions Connective Tissue Diseases Rheumatic Diseases Systemic Autoimmune Disorders Autoinflammatory Syndromes Soft Tissue Disorders Bone and Cartilage Disorders Rheumatic Manifestations of other Systemic Diseases Self-assessment

Authors and affiliations

  • Haralampos M. Moutsopoulos
    • 1
  • Evangelia Zampeli
    • 2
  • Panayiotis G. Vlachoyiannopoulos
    • 3
  1. 1.School of MedicineNational University of Athens and Athens AcademyAthensGreece
  2. 2.Institute for Autoimmune Systemic and Neurological DisordersAthensGreece
  3. 3.Department of Pathophysiology, School of MedicineNational University of AthensAthensGreece

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-71604-6
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-71603-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-71604-6
  • About this book
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