Systemic lupus erythematosus : basic, applied and clinical by George Tsokos

By George Tsokos

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus combines simple technology with medical technology to supply a translational remedy of the illness and is an invaluable reference for experts within the prognosis and administration of sufferers with SLE, a device for size of medical job for pharmaceutical improvement and uncomplicated examine of the ailment and a reference paintings for health center libraries.

  • Provides the very most up-to-date evaluate of the pathogenesis of SLE
  • Distills present realizing of the mobile, molecular, genetic and environmental elements that instigate and force the disease
  • Includes finished insurance of medical positive factors, together with fatigue, organ process manifestations, overlap syndromes, infections, and more
  • Conveys the very most recent figuring out of mechanisms of tissue harm, together with immune complexes, antibodies, and different mechanisms that bring about organ damage
  • Discusses the most recent treatment plans on ailment enhancing or disorder controlling agents
  • Provides 'one cease' insurance of all of the most up-to-date clinical and medical advancements in SLE

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BILAG 2004. Development and initial validation of an updated version of the British Isles Lupus Assessment Group’s disease activity index for patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Rheumatology (Oxford) 2005;44:902–6.  Yee CS, Farewell V, Isenberg DA, Rahman A, Teh LS, Griffiths B, et al. British Isles Lupus Assessment Group 2004 index is valid for assessment of disease activity in systemic lupus erythematosus. Arthritis Rheum 2007;56:4113–9. Yee CS, Farewell V, Isenberg DA, Griffiths B, Teh LS, Bruce IN, et al.

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