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Rheumatology is a sub-specialty in internal medicine and pediatrics, devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. Rheumatologists mainly deal with clinical problems involving joints, soft tissues and allied conditions of connective tissues.
Combination therapy for rheumatoid arthritis may lead to higher remission rates

Combination therapy for rheumatoid arthritis may lead to higher remission rates

Updated recommendations for treatment of patients with axial spondyloarthritis released

Updated recommendations for treatment of patients with axial spondyloarthritis released

Joint lubricating fluid triggers pain response from nerve cells in osteoarthritic patients

Joint lubricating fluid triggers pain response from nerve cells in osteoarthritic patients

Breakthrough study identifies specific antibody target implicated in neuropsychiatric lupus

Breakthrough study identifies specific antibody target implicated in neuropsychiatric lupus

NSAIDs contribute to cardiovascular side effects in patients with osteoarthritis

NSAIDs contribute to cardiovascular side effects in patients with osteoarthritis

Appendicular muscle mass can be effective strategy for predicting longevity in older people

Appendicular muscle mass can be effective strategy for predicting longevity in older people

Partial knee replacements are more cost effective and could save the NHS millions

Partial knee replacements are more cost effective and could save the NHS millions

Study shows potential culprit behind Lupus

Study shows potential culprit behind Lupus

New research offers hints to origins of systemic lupus erythematosus

New research offers hints to origins of systemic lupus erythematosus

First treatment approved by FDA for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

First treatment approved by FDA for chronic rhinosinusitis with nasal polyps

FDA expands approval of cystic fibrosis treatment to include pediatric patients as young as 6 years old

FDA expands approval of cystic fibrosis treatment to include pediatric patients as young as 6 years old

Survey: More than 50% of people with arthritis have tried medical marijuana or CBD

Survey: More than 50% of people with arthritis have tried medical marijuana or CBD

IMAS survey reveals 74% of people living with axial spondyloarthritis struggle to find a job

IMAS survey reveals 74% of people living with axial spondyloarthritis struggle to find a job

Study shows high levels of success in most patients despite tapered glucocorticoid discontinuation

Study shows high levels of success in most patients despite tapered glucocorticoid discontinuation

Study reports significant link between exposure to inorganic dust and gout in women

Study reports significant link between exposure to inorganic dust and gout in women

Remission of rheumatoid arthritis linked with reduction in cardiovascular complications

Remission of rheumatoid arthritis linked with reduction in cardiovascular complications

Study shows link between BMI and disease severity in psoriatic arthritis

Study shows link between BMI and disease severity in psoriatic arthritis

Electronic consultations in allergy and immunology may reduce need for specialist visits

Electronic consultations in allergy and immunology may reduce need for specialist visits

Gender differences in manifestation of diseases lead to poorer diagnosis and treatment in women

Gender differences in manifestation of diseases lead to poorer diagnosis and treatment in women

Promising methods for early detection and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis

Promising methods for early detection and treatment of rheumatoid arthritis