Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) occurs predominantly in women and Black women have disproportionately poorer health outcomes across the trajectory of their disease compared to women of other race/ethnicities. Specifically, Black women with SLE report higher symptom burden with pervasive impacts on quality of life.
Author Archives: Laura P. Kimble, PhD, RN, FNP-C, CNE, FAHA, FAAN
Omics Research: Its Role in the Future of Rheumatology
As healthcare professionals specializing in rheumatology, we know the importance of seeing patients as individuals as we interact with them and hear about their experiences […]
What Can We Do About Health Disparities in Rheumatology?
In recent months, we have seen how society has shone a spotlight on racial injustices throughout the United States. For those of us who work […]