Cardiovascular Rheumatic Diseases, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics Hardback
Part of the The Clinics: Internal Medicine series
With the FDA release of the drug Uloric in 2009, the research and interest around gout and crystal arthropathies has exploded.
Gout affects over 8 million Americans. The gout rate was 7% among Americans aged 60 to 79 in the early 1990s, compared with 9% by 2008.
Among those aged 80 and older, the rate more than doubled, from 6% to 13% over the nearly 20-year time span.
This topic has never been covered in Rheumatic Disease Clinics and it represents a large content hole.
The articles will cover diagnosis, management, emerging therapies and imaging
- Format: Hardback
- Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
- Publication Date: 28/02/2014
- Category: Rheumatology
- ISBN: 9780323297004