The RheumatologistThe Rheumatologist: Vol 11 – No 5 – May 2017 Archives - The Rheumatologist http://www.the-rheumatologist.org An official publication of the ACR and the ARHP serving rheumatologists and rheumatology professionals Wed, 24 May 2017 23:46:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.5 The Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors Unleashed to Fight Cancer http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/immune-checkpoint-inhibitors-unleashed-fight-cancer/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/immune-checkpoint-inhibitors-unleashed-fight-cancer/#respond Thu, 18 May 2017 03:44:36 +0000 Dana Direnzo, MD, Ami A. Shah, MD, MHS, Clifton O. Bingham III, MD, & Laura C. 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Helfgott, MD http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19073 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/tuberculosis-shaped-medicine-society/feed/ 0 Demand for Athritis Care in America Outstrips Supply of Practicing Rheumatologists http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/demand-athritis-care-america-outstrips-supply-practicing-rheumatologists/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/demand-athritis-care-america-outstrips-supply-practicing-rheumatologists/#respond Thu, 18 May 2017 04:05:55 +0000 Sharad Lakhanpal, MBBS, MD http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19076 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/demand-athritis-care-america-outstrips-supply-practicing-rheumatologists/feed/ 0 Rheumatologists Respond to Prescription Opioid Analgesic Crisis http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatologists-respond-prescription-opioid-analgesic-crisis/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatologists-respond-prescription-opioid-analgesic-crisis/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 14:07:59 +0000 Larry Beresford http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19114 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatologists-respond-prescription-opioid-analgesic-crisis/feed/ 0 ARHP President Dr. Afton L. 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Mecoli, MD http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19091 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/fellows-forum-rheumatology-fellows-get-involved-advocacy/feed/ 0 Trainees Discuss Pros, Cons of Rheumatology Residency Rotation http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/trainees-discuss-pros-cons-rheumatology-residency-rotation/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/trainees-discuss-pros-cons-rheumatology-residency-rotation/#comments Thu, 18 May 2017 15:31:23 +0000 Katarzyna Gilek-Seibert, MD, with Anais Ovalle, MD, Elias Jabbour, MD, Heather Ferri, DO, & Gabrielle Thottam, MD http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19101 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/trainees-discuss-pros-cons-rheumatology-residency-rotation/feed/ 2 The ARHP Practice Committee Develops Case Study of a Typical Patient with RA http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/arhp-practice-committee-develops-case-study-typical-patient-ra/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/arhp-practice-committee-develops-case-study-typical-patient-ra/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 13:32:03 +0000 Karen Duclon, MSN, ARNP, on behalf of the ARHP Practice Committee http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19097 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/arhp-practice-committee-develops-case-study-typical-patient-ra/feed/ 0 Rheumatology Case Report: Immune-Related Aortitis Associated with Ipilimumab http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatology-case-report-immune-related-aortitis-associated-ipilimumab/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatology-case-report-immune-related-aortitis-associated-ipilimumab/#respond Wed, 17 May 2017 22:28:56 +0000 Byung H. Ban, DO, Jayne L. Crowe, MD, & Robert M. Graham, MD http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19107 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatology-case-report-immune-related-aortitis-associated-ipilimumab/feed/ 0 Medical Schools Address Bias, Diversity, Inclusion in Variety of Ways http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/medical-schools-address-bias-diversity-inclusion-variety-ways/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/medical-schools-address-bias-diversity-inclusion-variety-ways/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 17:32:59 +0000 Carol Patton http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19117 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/medical-schools-address-bias-diversity-inclusion-variety-ways/feed/ 0 Experimental Drug Combination Curbs Chikungunya Arthritis in Mice http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/experimental-drug-combination-curbs-chikungunya-arthritis-mice/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/experimental-drug-combination-curbs-chikungunya-arthritis-mice/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 17:38:56 +0000 Bryn Nelson, PhD http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19120 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/experimental-drug-combination-curbs-chikungunya-arthritis-mice/feed/ 0 5 Easy-to-Implement Quality Improvement Projects for Rheumatology Practices http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/5-easy-implement-quality-improvement-projects-rheumatology-practices/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/5-easy-implement-quality-improvement-projects-rheumatology-practices/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 19:09:16 +0000 Carina Stanton http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19123 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/5-easy-implement-quality-improvement-projects-rheumatology-practices/feed/ 0 Tips for Managing Young Adult Rheumatology Patients http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/tips-managing-young-adult-rheumatology-patients/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/tips-managing-young-adult-rheumatology-patients/#respond Thu, 18 May 2017 15:17:33 +0000 Gregory Taylor, MSW, RCSW http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/?post_type=article&p=19138 [Read More]]]> http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/tips-managing-young-adult-rheumatology-patients/feed/ 0 Rheumatology Drug Updates: Sirukumab Promising for RA, Plus Efficacy Duration of Ustekinumab for Plaque Psoriasis http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatology-drug-updates-sirukumab-promising-ra-plus-efficacy-duration-ustekinumab-plaque-psoriasis/ http://www.the-rheumatologist.org/article/rheumatology-drug-updates-sirukumab-promising-ra-plus-efficacy-duration-ustekinumab-plaque-psoriasis/#respond Tue, 16 May 2017 22:27:07 +0000 Michele B. 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