News Articles on 'Rheumatology'
Expanding rheumatology services via telemedicine
“I am very pleased that Pfizer awarded this major grant to a multidisciplinary Rutgers faculty team,” said Dean Lei Lei, Rutgers Business School. “Congratulations to professors Alok Baveja and Ben Melamed in the Supply Chain Management Department and ...
Published: 18 Feb 2019
Smoking Status Inversely Linked to Primary Sjogren Syndrome
retrospective cohort study published in The Journal of Rheumatology. In contrast, body mass index (BMI) and obesity have not demonstrated any relationship with pSS. The investigators sought to explore the role played by smoking and obesity among ...
Source: Clinical Advisor
Published: 14 Feb 2019
Myriad Announces Publication of Vectra® Study in Journal Rheumatology
SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 26, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myriad Genetics, Inc. (MYGN), a global leader in personalized medicine, today announced the results from a large commercial cohort and several clinical studies on development of the adjusted Vectra ® score ...
Source: Yahoo Finance
Published: 26 Dec 2018
Tuhina Neogi Named Rheumatology Section Chief
Tuhina Neogi, MD, PhD, professor of medicine, has been named chief of the section of rheumatology, in the department of medicine at BU School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC). Dr. Neogi leads an internationally known research team focused ...
Published: 21 Dec 2018
What Can Be Done About the Growing Shortage of Rheumatologists?
“One thing that is guaranteed for everybody, if you live long enough, you will develop osteoarthritis,” says Dr. Wael Jarjour, professor of medicine and division director of immunology and rheumatology at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center ...
Source: US News Health
Published: 04 Apr 2018
Nurse practitioner is a trailblazer with rheumatology practice
Rheumatology is a medical specialty focusing on autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. Most commonly, people with rheumatoid arthritis are treated by these specialists. However, finding care can be difficult as the number of patients is increasing as the ...
Source: WNYT NewsChannel 13
Published: 03 Oct 2018
Emirates Hospital ties up with rheumatology specialist centre
Dubai: The Humeira Badsha Medical Centre (HBMC), a leading specialist facility in musculoskeletal diseases, announced its collaborating with Emirates Hospital as it officially opened its new facility in Dubai. Having treated over 13,000 patients since its ...
Source: Gulf News
Published: 21 May 2018
Bahrain Medical Society to host rheumatology forum
Bahrain Medical Society is set to host the annual Bahrain Rheumatology Conference on November 23 and 24 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel. Being held under the patronage of Dr Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, President of the Supreme Council of Health, the ...
Source: Trade Arabia
Published: 22 Oct 2018
700 Letters sent to wrong patients at Borgess Rheumatology
KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Borgess Rheumatology is reaching out to hundreds of patients who may have been contacted by mistake. According to a statement Newschannel 3 received Friday morning approximately 700 patient letters were mailed to the ...
Published: 04 Aug 2018
Current Opinion in Rheumatology was launched in 1989. It is one of a successful series of review journals whose unique format is designed to provide a systematic and critical assessment of the literature as presented in the many primary journals.
Source: LWW Journals
Published: 10 Oct 2017
Allen & Bruss join Rheumatology & Osteoporosis Services
As a patient-centered rheumatology office the R&O team partners with patients and healthcare providers to deliver the best combination of medicine, lifestyle adjustments, and other healing modalities to patients in need from the greater metro area and ...
Source: Lincoln Journal Star
Published: 05 Dec 2016
Rheumatologist shortage looms amid surging patient demand
An estimated 6,013 clinicians in the U.S. specialized in rheumatology as of 2015, the equivalent of 5,415 full-time providers, according to one of the studies, published in Arthritis Care & Research. By 2030, that’s projected to fall to 4,882 clinicians ...
Published: 07 Feb 2018
Rheumatology clinic - psoriatic arthritis
A 27-year-old male presented to his GP with a two year history of gradually worsening joint pains that started in his right thumb. Over the past six months the pain spread to his other fingers and his feet. He complained of early morning stiffness lasting ...
Published: 24 Jul 2017
Rheumatology Care expands in Nebraska
ATLANTA – The Rheumatology Research Foundation announced on March 30 that its largest fundraising campaign, Journey to Cure, has funded 14 opportunities for rheumatology health professionals in Nebraska. The funding helps to recruit and train more ...
Source: Fremont Tribune
Published: 04 Apr 2017