ALL FAST FACTS TITLES
Buy books here in multiple formats
Fast Facts: Ankylosing Spondylitis

Buy 3 get 1 FREE

Bulk Order Quote

Fast Facts: Ankylosing Spondylitis

By Maxime Dougados and
Désirée van der Heijde

Published 2004

84 pages, 20 illustrations

ISBN 978-1-903734-44-5

LOOK INSIDE
SAMPLE PDF

 

£15.00 (Free UK Delivery!)

QUANTITY:
1
less
add one

Format:



Add To Basket


 

Fast Facts: Ankylosing Spondylitis is a practical, fact-filled handbook for health professionals who need to update their knowledge of this disorder for the benefit of the patients in their care.

  • Provides a concise overview of the clinical features of the disease and differential diagnosis
  • Includes the most recent information on the genetic basis of this disorder
  • Covers the various management options including physical therapy, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents, and disease-modifying drugs
  • Highlights recently developed biological agents

In addition to providing a wealth of practical information for use in patient care ,this text reviews future directions for investigation and management of this debilitating disease.

Contents

  • The spectrum of spondylarthropathies
  • Genetic aspects
  • Epidemiology and socioeconomic impact
  • Clinical features
  • Assessment
  • Physical therapy
  • Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug therapy
  • Disease-controlling antirheumatic therapy
  • Future trends
  • Useful resources

Review
‘Clinical practitioners in the fields of rheumatology are likely to benefit from this book. The structure of this book reflects the characteristics of the entire Fast Facts Series ... brief, yet insightful. The writing is clear and concise; the illustrations and tables are lucid.’

Recommended information for patients
PatientPictures.com - Rheumatology

 

The authors

Maxime Dougados

MD Professor of Rheumatology Hôpital Cochin René Descartes University Paris, France


Désirée van der Heijde

MD PhD Professor of Rheumatology University Hospital Maastricht Maastricht, The Netherlands


 

This Fast Facts has helped me make good
health decisions:

Good health
decisions

Are you a healthcare professional?

and finally...
Have you taken the FastTest for this title?

Thank you for your feedback

Feel free to leave a comment for the authors below.

If you haven't already, don't forget to take the FastTest for this title.


Comments for the authors



My Shopping Cart
GBP

Items: 0   Total: £0.00

View Basket
Checkout

1

Good health decisions

Subscribe to the newsletter
You may also be interested in...
Fast Facts: Low Back Pain, 2nd edn
David G Borenstein and
Andrei Calin
Fast Facts: Low Back Pain, 2nd edn

Fast Facts: Osteoarthritis, 2nd edn
Philip Conaghan and
Amanda E Nelson
Fast Facts: Osteoarthritis, 2nd edn

Fast Facts: Osteoporosis, 6th edn
Juliet E Compston and
Clifford J Rosen
Fast Facts: Osteoporosis, 6th edn

Fast Facts: Rheumatoid Arthritis, 2nd edn
John D Isaacs and
Larry W Moreland
Fast Facts: Rheumatoid Arthritis, 2nd edn

Health Press


You have no items in your cart
CLOSE

 
 
Subtotal:
£ 0

 
Remember: Buy 3 items and get the 4th FREE!
CONTINUE SHOPPING
CHECKOUT NOW

Choose the correct digital format

PDF

Suitable for the following devices:

To read a PDF on your PC, Mac or Tablet PC you will need Adobe’s free Acrobat Reader or a pre-installed native PDF reader. Simply download and transfer the PDF file to your chosen device, open the file and begin reading.

eBook

Suitable for the following devices:

To read an eBook on your PC or Mac you will need an eReader. We recommend iBooks for Mac and Calibre for PC, which is available for free download. Tablet PCs and Smart phones generally have an eReader pre-installed. A dedicated eReader will not require any additional software. Simply download and transfer the eBook file to your chosen device, open the file and begin reading.

Kindle

Suitable for the following devices:

Please note that this version can be used on a Mac, PC or iPhone/iPad providing you have Amazon’s Kindle app installed. However, Kindle file formats are recommended for use on Amazon Kindle devices only.

Simply download and transfer the Kindle file to your chosen device, open the file and begin reading. For technical instructions on how to transfer files to your Kindle please see Amazon.com | Help.