Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology delivers the state-of-the-art scientific and clinical know-how you need to offer your patients the most effective diagnosis and care. This rheumatology book's sweeping updates highlight current advances and breakthroughs that impact your practice. With Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology, you'll be ready to handle the toughest clinical challenges you face.
New to This Edition
Apply the latest therapeutic advances through new chapters in bioengineering and tissue engineering, as well as up-to-date coverage of gout and disease-modifying drugs.
Learn how the study of biomarkers across populations can help you detect diseases earlier and with greater accuracy with a new chapter on epigenetics.
Diagnose, monitor, and manage rheumatic disease more effectively with expanded information on the use of ultrasound and other imaging modalities.
Search the entire contents online at www.expertconsult.com, download all of images, and watch videos demonstrating the complete musculoskeletal exam, including abnormal findings and the arthroscopic presentation of diseased joints.
Review basic science advances and their clinical implications in one place and get dependable, evidence-based guidance with the integrated chapter format that readers of Kelley's Textbook of Rheumatology have always appreciated.
Gain a thorough understanding of the "whys" and "hows" of rheumatic disease management with detailed coverage of the very latest breakthroughs and the newest clinical algorithms.
By Gary S. Firestein, MD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine,
Dean and Associate Vice Chancellor of Translational Medicine
University of California San Diego
School of Medicine
La Jolla, California; Ralph Budd, Professor of Medicine; Sherine E Gabriel, MD, MSc, Dean, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, New Jersey
; James R O'Dell, MD, BruceProfessor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Rheumatology and Immunology
Vice Chairman, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, Nebraska and Iain B. McInnes, PhD, FRCP, FRSE, Director, Institute of Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation
College of Medical, Veterinary, and Life Sciences
Glasgow Biomedical Research Centre
University of Glasgow
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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