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Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis: a modern approach to diagnosis and management plus Information and Exercise Sheet: Osteoarthritis Hands On Autumn 2011

Osteoarthritis: pathogenesis and prospects for treatment Topical Reviews Autumn 2011

Osteoarthritis: risk factors and pathogenesis Topical Reviews September 2002 (reviewed August 2005) 

Osteoarthritis of the knee and hip Hands On January 2001 (reviewed August 2005) 

Rheumatoid arthritis

Interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: a review Topical Reviews Summer 2013

The NICE and BSR guidelines on the management of rheumatoid arthritis Hands On Autumn 2009 

Diagnosing inflammatory arthritis Hands On June 2007 

Rheumatological manifestations of malignant haematological conditions Topical Reviews February 2007 

Rheumatic diseases: serological aids to early diagnosis Topical Reviews February 2006 

Management of cardiovascular risk in RA and SLE Hands On February 2006 

Systemic amyloidosis in the rheumatic diseases Topical Reviews June 2005 

Preventing and managing chronic disability in the rheumatic diseases Hands On May 2003 (reviewed August 2005)

Rheumatic diseases associated with antinuclear antibodies Topical Reviews September 2001 (reviewed April 2005) 

Treatment of rheumatoid arthritis Topical Reviews January 2003 (reviewed February 2005) 

Pathogenesis of rheumatoid arthritis Topical Reviews May 2002 (reviewed April 2005)

Gout

Gout: presentation and management in primary care Hands On Summer 2011

An update on gout Topical Reviews October 2004 

Lupus (SLE)

Overview of the management of systemic lupus erythematosus Topical Reviews Spring 2013

Management of cardiovascular risk in RA and SLE Hands On February 2006 

Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis: advances in assessment and drug therapy Topical Reviews Spring 2012

Osteoporosis Hands On February 2007 

Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis: prevention and treatment Hands On May 2001 (reviewed August 2005)

Osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease Topical Reviews January 2000 (reviewed April 2005) 

Spondyloarthritis, seronegative arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis

Spondyloarthritis Hands On Spring 2010

Entheses, enthesitis and enthesopathy Topical Reviews Autumn 2009

Psoriatic arthritis:its presentation and management in primary care Hands On Summer 2009

Seronegative spondyloarthropathies Topical Reviews January 2001 (reviewed March 2005)

Fibromyalgia and chronic pain

Fibromyalgia syndrome: management in primary care Hands On Autumn 2010

A general practice approach to management of chronic widespread musculoskeletal pain and fibromyalgia Hands On January 2003 (reviewed June 2005) 

Chronic pain: a primary care condition Hands On September 2002 (reviewed June 2005) 

Connective tissue disease

ANCA-associated vasculitis Topical Reviews Autumn 2012

Systemic sclerosis and related disorders Topical Reviews Summer 2010

Connective tissue disease in primary care Hands On June 2006 

Hypermobility Hands On October 2005 

Heritable collagen disorders Topical Reviews February 2005

Polymyalgia rheumatica Hands On Spring 2014 

Polymyalgia rheumatica Hands On September 2003

Primary systemic vasculitis Topical Reviews May 2003 (reviewed May 2005)

Connective tissue diseases and the role of the general practitioner Hands On September 2000 (reviewed June 2005)

Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis Topical Reviews May 2000

Juvenile arthritis

Growing pains: a practical guide for primary care plus Information sheet: Growing pains: advice for parents and carers Hands On Autumn 2008

pGALS – A screening examination of the musculoskeletal system in school-aged children plus pGALS video clips Hands On June 2008

Current developments in juvenile arthritis Topical Reviews May 2001 (reviewed January 2005) 

Back pain

Management of back pain in primary care plus Information and exercise sheet: back pain plus exercise videos Hands On October 2007

Low back pain Topical Reviews September 2003

Neck pain

Neck pain: management in primary care plus Information and exercise sheet: neck pain Hands On Spring 2011

What should be done for the patient with neck pain (x-rays show cervical spondylosis)? Hands On January 2002

Shoulder and upper limb pain

The upper limb in primary care. Part 1: Upper and lower arm, elbow Hands On Spring 2012  

Managing rotator cuff disorders Topical Reviews Autumn 2010 

Management of shoulder disorders in primary care Hands On February 2008

Work-related disorders of the upper limb Topical Reviews October 2006

Polymyalgia rheumatica Hands On September 2003

Polymyalgia rheumatica and giant cell arteritis Topical Reviews May 2000

Shoulder problems in general practice Hands On May 2000 (reviewed July 2003) 

Hand and wrist pain

The upper limb in primary care. Part 2: Wrist, hand Hands On Spring 2013

Work-related disorders of the upper limb Topical Reviews October 2006

Carpal tunnel syndrome Hands On June 2004 

Hip pain

Total hip arthroplasty: recent advances and controversies Topical Reviews Spring 2014

Surgery for arthritis: total hip and knee joint replacement Topical Reviews June 2004 

Osteoarthritis of the knee and hip Hands On January 2001 (reviewed August 2005) 

Knee pain

An exercise in knee pain self-management plus Information and exercise sheet: knee pain Hands On June 2005

Chronic knee pain in the elderly Hands On February 2005 

Anterior knee pain Hands On October 2004 

Surgery for arthritis: total hip and knee joint replacement Topical Reviews June 2004

Osteoarthritis of the knee and hip Hands On January 2001 (reviewed August 2005)

Foot and ankle pain

Sport and exercise medicine plus Information and exercise sheet: ankle sprain Hands On Summer 2012

The foot and ankle in rheumatology Topical Reviews Spring 2011

Sports-related musculoskeletal disorders Topical Reviews June 2008

Common foot disorders Hands On October 2006

Plantar fasciitis and heel pain plus Information and exercise sheet: plantar fasciitis Hands On February 2004 

The therapeutic scope of modern podiatry Hands On September 2001 (reviewed August 2005) 

Diagnosis, tests and imaging

Musculoskeletal imaging for GPs Hands On Summer 2013

The approach to the patient presenting with multiple joint pain Hands On Autumn 2012

Ultrasound in rheumatology plus Ultrasound video clips Topical Reviews Summer 2011

Diagnosing inflammatory arthritis Hands On June 2007

Rheumatic diseases: serological aids to early diagnosis Topical Reviews February 2006

Drugs

An update on DMARDs and biologics Hands On Summer 2010

NSAIDs and coxibs: the stomach, the heart and the brain Topical Reviews Spring 2010

Glucocorticoids in rheumatic diseases Topical Reviews October 2007

Immunisation of immunosuppressed patients with rheumatic diseases Topical Reviews June 2007

Prescribing and monitoring of disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) for inflammatory arthritis Hands On May 2002 (reviewed September 2005) 

Use of analgesics in rheumatology Topical Reviews January 2002 (reviewed April 2005) 

Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis: prevention and treatment Hands On May 2001 (reviewed August 2005)

The relevance of COX-2 specificity Hands On January 2000 (reviewed July 2005)

Surgery

Total hip arthroplasty: recent advances and controversies Topical Reviews Spring 2014

Surgery for arthritis: total hip and knee joint replacement Topical Reviews June 2004 

Other aspects of rheumatic disease

HIV and rheumatology: a practical guide Topical Reviews Autumn 2014

Interstitial lung disease in rheumatoid arthritis: a review Topical Reviews Summer 2013

The Bone and Joint Decade: working together to make musculoskeletal conditions a public health priority Topical Reviews Summer 2012

Worker participation in rheumatic disease: the socioeconomic perspective Topical Reviews Summer 2009

Lung disease in people with arthritis Hands On Spring 2009

Musculoskeletal aspects of sarcoidosis Topical Reviews Spring 2009

Fatigue in musculoskeletal conditions Topical Reviews Autumn 2008

Sports-related musculoskeletal disorders Topical Reviews June 2008

Qualitative research: its relevance and use in musculoskeletal medicine Topical Reviews June 2006

Idiopathic inflammatory myopathies Topical Reviews February 2004

Rheumatic diseases associated with antinuclear antibodies Topical Reviews September 2001 (reviewed April 2005) 

Infection and arthritis Topical Reviews September 2000 (reviewed January 2005) 

Malignancy and the rheumatic diseases Topical Reviews October 2005

Rheumatological manifestations of malignant haematological conditions Topical Reviews February 2007

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