New research evaluates RA patients' cardiovascular risks Rheumatologists also mull advances, complications of drug therapy
Much of the research presented at the 71st annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology focused on cardiovascular and other non-rheumatological consequences of the disease.
1 Jan 2008
A summary of approvals, recalls and a record number of deaths and serious injuries reported.
1 Jan 2009
Conference coverage addressing highlights: TNF-antagonists don't increase cancer risk, Patients with RA have about the same risk of developing cardiovascular disease as type 2 diabetics, and an association between arthritis and periodontal disease.
1 Feb 2009
The American College of Physicians joins with government, quality groups and other medical societies to increase the volume of internal medicine's voice.
1 Feb 2009
Lack of awareness compounds a condition that is exceedingly difficult to diagnose. Experts offer signs and symptoms for ruling it out or diagnosing it more quickly.
1 Mar 2009
A 56-year-old woman is evaluated for a 2-year history of joint pain and stiffness of the hands.
1 May 2009
What's new in ACP Hospitalist and other College publications, including a review of the impact of ICU glucose control for critically ill patients and the highly anticipated launch of MKSAP 15.
1 Jul 2009
Imaging groups issue recommendations on screening for breast cancer
12 Jan 2010
Psychiatric tool adds disorders, guidance to primary care screening
16 Mar 2010
BPH drug may lower prostate cancer incidence, effect on mortality unknown
6 Apr 2010