Meeting News

Congress of Clinical Rheumatology to feature both well-known, 'off the circuit' speakers

April 30, 2019
More than 620 registered attendees from 45 states and 11 countries are traveling to Destin, Florida, this week for the 2019 Congress of Clinical…

National Rare Disease Week goes to Washington

February 27, 2019
More than 500 patient advocates met in Washington, D.C., this week in recognition of National Rare Disease Week, where they aim to educate and lobby…

Feature

Direct-to-consumer genetic testing not ready for prime time in rheumatology

January 18, 2019
Splashy headlines in the mainstream media that proclaim advances in medicine are often not what they seem. That may be the case with a recent series…

ACR report card: Majority of states score 'C' for rheumatology care

September 4, 2018
The 2018 Rheumatic Disease Report Card: Raising the Grade on Rheumatology Care in America released today by the American College of Rheumatology…

A Diagnosis Divided

August 31, 2018
We begin with a 24-year-old previously healthy female presenting with gradual worsening — over the last few months — migraine-like…

Meeting News

Johns Hopkins named top hospital for rheumatology care by U.S. News & World Report

August 17, 2018
Johns Hopkins Hospital has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report’s Best Hospitals Survey as the top-ranked hospital in the country…

Healio Rheumatology launches 'Rheuminations' podcast series

July 16, 2018
Healio Rheumatology is proud to announce the launch of Rheuminations, a podcast series hosted by Adam Brown, MD, focusing on medical mysteries and…

Bioventus launches hyaluronic acid injectable knee OA product in Taiwan

January 4, 2016
Bioventus LLC announced its stabilized hyaluronic acid product, indicated for mild to moderate knee osteoarthritis, will enter the Taiwan patient…

Meeting News Coverage

Upcoming ACR conference highlights advances in all fields in rheumatology

November 5, 2015
The American College of Rheumatology Annual Meeting in San Francisco begins on Nov. 7, and Healio Rheumatology will cover the event and its many…

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Healio Rheumatology, Premier Issue
Welcome to the Premier Issue of Healio Rheumatology, a print publication based on the most important news as measured by the online preferences of…

SLACK Incorporated launches Healio Rheumatology

October 1, 2015
SLACK Incorporated, publisher of Healio.com, is set to expand its series of web-first news magazines delivering unique peer-tested content. Healio

In the Journals

Study: Rheumatology patients in UK lack information about clinical trials

April 24, 2015
Patients at a single rheumatology tertiary center in the United Kingdom gave correct responses about half of the time, on average, to questions about…

Meeting News Coverage

Study: Joint symptoms likely at diagnosis of hemochromatosis

January 20, 2015
Joint symptoms in the hand, wrist or other location were highly prevalent at the time of diagnosis of hemochromatosis, according to research…

In the Journals

US regions with smaller populations lack rheumatologists

November 27, 2013
Many smaller, nonrural regions of the United States have no or few practicing rheumatologists, limiting access for patients with chronic rheumatic…

What is hemochromatosis?

June 4, 2012
Hemochromatosis is a disorder that results in too much iron being absorbed from the gastrointestinal tract. The primary form of the disorder is…

What is a rheumatologist?

June 4, 2012
A rheumatologist is a specialist in the field of rheumatology who has received postgraduate training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of…

Annual congress highlights benefits of tailoring treatment to disease risk factors, patients’ status

HemOnc Today, November 25, 2011
Edward Gordon-Smith, MD, MSc, FRCPath
The European Haematology Association’s annual congress took place in June in London. A number of themes emerged from this large and…

Imaging Analysis

Calcified basal ganglia after thyroidectomy

Endocrine Today, October 2010
Stephanie L. Lee, MD, PhD
A 66-year-old Peruvian man visiting the United States for the past 6 months was admitted for evaluation of near syncope and possible…

In the Journals

Bloodletting improved insulin secretion and sensitivity in a recent trial

Endocrine Today, February 2008
Bloodletting improved insulin secretion and insulin sensitivity and decreased liver iron content in carriers of the hemochromatosis gene with…