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Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • K. Mohan Iyer
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Abstract

This chapter gives an idea of how rheumatoid arthritis has advanced in treatment and discusses the individual deformities seen.

Keywords

Clinical features Classification Treatment and advances in treatment Ulnar drift Arthritis mutilans Boutonniere deformity Swan neck deformity 

References

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    Callegari PE, Williams MV. Laboratory tests for rheumatic diseases. Postgrad Med. 1995;97(4):65–8, 71–4.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
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    American College of Rheumatology Subcommittee on Rheumatoid Arthritis Guidelines. Guidelines for the management of rheumatoid arthritis: 2002 update. Arthritis Rheum. 2002;46:328–46.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Mohan Iyer
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  1. 1.Royal Free Hampstead NHS Trust, Royal Free HospitalLondonUK

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