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The Resource Living with rheumatoid arthritis, Tammi L. Shlotzhauer, M.D

Living with rheumatoid arthritis, Tammi L. Shlotzhauer, M.D

Label
Living with rheumatoid arthritis
Title
Living with rheumatoid arthritis
Statement of responsibility
Tammi L. Shlotzhauer, M.D
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes new findings about causes and treatments, including - New research on risk factors and triggers, including pathologic bacteria in the digestive tract, smoking, and exposure to pollutants and chemicals - Lifestyle and diet modifications that can help avoid potential triggers - How stress contributes to inflammation and other symptoms - Information about new biologic disease-modifying drugs - Promising research on biomarkers that may generate a personalized approach to treatment - Remarkable gains in reducing disability, hospitalizations, and surgeries. In addition to explaining the causes, symptoms, and treatment options for people who have rheumatoid arthritis, the author offers practical strategies for coping with the pain, fatigue, and emotional toll of a chronic illness and provides new information on associated diseases such as osteoporosis, tips for finding safe and reliable information online, and information on how to get an accurate diagnosis
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.7/227
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC933
LC item number
.S445 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Johns Hopkins Press health book
Label
Living with rheumatoid arthritis, Tammi L. Shlotzhauer, M.D
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1589216
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
xix, 402 pages
Isbn
9781421414263
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013043619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1589216
  • (Sirsi) 1589216
  • (OCoLC)863382084
Label
Living with rheumatoid arthritis, Tammi L. Shlotzhauer, M.D
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-387) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1589216
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
3rd edition.
Extent
xix, 402 pages
Isbn
9781421414263
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013043619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1589216
  • (Sirsi) 1589216
  • (OCoLC)863382084

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