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Endocrinology and Rheumatology: The Most Practical and Useful Topics from Two Specialties
February 3 - February 7
This meeting has clinically useful evidence-based, case-based, guidelines-driven endocrinological and rheumatological patient management-related content that can be immediately applicable to practice.
Day 1: Adrenal Insufficiency – Primary and Secondary, Cushing’s Syndrome and other Functional Disorders of the Adrenal Gland (hyperaldosteronism, pheochromocytoma), Approach to the Patient with Rheumatic Diseases (history, physical exam, distinguish inflammatory from structural arthritis, laboratory and radiological evaluation), Rheumatoid Arthritis
Day 2: Thyroid Case Studies, Disorders of Calcium Metabolism, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, Scleroderma and Raynaud’s Disease
Day 3: Male Hypogonadism, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Cardiovascular Complications of Rheumatic Diseases, Osteoporosis
Day 4: Spondyloarthropathies, Rheumatologic Procedures (intra-articular and soft tissue injections), Idiopathic Inflammatory Myopathies, Crystal Arthropathies
Day 5: Septic Arthritis, Lyme Disease, Skin Rashes as Manifestations of Systemic Diseases, Paget’s Disease of the Bone, Vasculitis, Approach to Musculoskeletal Pain.