This book has been written to summarize all key rheumatic diseases into one clear and concise reference text, which includes current treatment and statistics in the field of rheumatology.
This book presents all up to date information that is easily accessible by medical professionals and students.
Emphasis has been placed on precise and early diagnosis of diseases, as well as reports and findings covering current treatments used, as well as alternative therapies which are being investigated.
Each chapter has a clear heading and follows a logical pattern of disease definition, clinical features, epidemiology, pathology, diagnosis and treatment, making it ideal to find information quickly and effectively.
Students may find this book helpful, as the information is presented in facts, short texts and tables, so that the main features of each diseases are highlighted.
This textbook is factual and an easy read, making it ideal in understanding the field of rheumatology, which was after all, the main aim in composing this book.
Prof. Ireneusz Kotela PhD. MD.
Head of Othopedics and Traumatology Department CSK MSWiA