Transfer of care from pediatrics to adults can be difficult for patients, especially for patients diagnosed with lupus, a disease with a high rate of comorbidity. In this session, we will address comorbid manifestations in lupus, and how to best prepare our patients for their transition to adult providers.
learners will take a look at an integrative approach to patient care, combining complementary and alternative treatments in addition to medical therapies commonly applied in rheumatology.
Rheumatology Masters: The Ultimate Quiz Show on the Management of Psoriatic Arthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis.” Navigate your way through the questions in your journey to becoming the next Rheumatology Superstar. Use lifelines if you must.
Learners will receive an overview of the application of the fundamentals of immunology in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.
Review the latest PsA treatment guidelines and offer insight into how these recommendations can be translated into clinical practice. We also discuss data regarding the efficacy and safety of various classes of DMARDs, including conventional synthetic, biologic, and targeted small-molecule agents, and examine how providers can optimize their patients’ chances of treatment success with these options.
During this interactive course you will be presented with decision trees that offer a case-based look at current treatment guidelines for rheumatoid and psoriatic arthritis, highlighting how various patient demographics can affect therapeutic decisions.
This issue will focus on some of the most recent data concerning best practices for the management of rheumatoid arthritis and offer a variety of helpful tools to help build providers’ confidence. We’ll also examine treatment guidelines, review validated online resources, and provide a roadmap for how this information can translate into clinical practice.
Faculty Carolyn Zic, MSN, FNP-BC Nurse Practitioner Comer Children’s Hospital New Lenox, IL Karen McKerihan, MSN, NP-C Director of Infusion Services Articularis Healthcare Charleston, SC […]
Faculty Carrie Beach, BSN, RN-BC Staff Rheumatology Nurse Columbus Arthritis Center Columbus, OH Carolyn Zic, MSN, FNP-BC Nurse Practitioner Comer Children’s Hospital New Lenox, IL […]
Faculty Nancy Eisenberger, MSN, APRN, FNP-C Nurse Practitioner Arthritis, Rheumatic and Back Disease Associates Voorhees, New Jersey Carrie Beach, BSN, RN-BC Staff Rheumatology Nurse Columbus […]