Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from Congress of Clinical Rheumatology annual meeting, and the accompanying North American Young Rheumatology Investigator Forum. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from CCR, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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VIDEO: A look at the Rheumatology Nurses Society

May 20, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Clinical Congress of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Kevin D. Lyons, spoke about the goals and initiatives of the…
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VIDEO: A look at the Association of Women in Rheumatology

May 19, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Clinical Congress of Rheumatology (CCR) Annual Meeting, Grace C. Wright, MD, spoke about the goals and agendas of the…
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VIDEO: A look at the current guidelines for osteoporosis treatment

May 18, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Clinical Congress of Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Michael R. McClung, MD, discussed current guidelines for treatment of…
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VIDEO: Zink highlights the Latte N' Learn session from the CCR Annual Meeting

May 17, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Clinical Congress of Rheumatology (CCR) Annual Meeting, Iris Zink, MSN, RN, ANP-BC, spoke about the Latte N’ Learn…
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New management tactics emerge for patients with difficult-to-treat gout

May 16, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — Emerging methods of care could improve the management of difficult-to-treat gout, according to a speaker at the Congress of…
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VIDEO: Hoffman discusses prevention and treatment of relapsing vasculitis

May 16, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — At the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology Annual Meeting, Gary S. Hoffman, MD, MS, MACR, spoke about what rheumatologists need…
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Study explores link between rheumatoid arthritis, cardiovascular disease

May 15, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. – A speaker here at the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology presented data that address the effect of rheumatoid arthritis therapies…
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New drugs, better communication critical in treatment of osteoporosis

May 14, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. – New drugs and more effective physician-to-patient communication are critical in the treatment of osteoporosis, according to a…
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Speaker provides updates on management of Behçet’s syndrome

May 14, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. – A speaker here at the Congress of Clinical Rheumatology provided an update on Behçet’s syndrome, including a review…
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Speaker: Treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus should be flexible

May 13, 2016
DESTIN, Fla. — Treatment of systemic lupus erythematosus should fluctuate based on the affected organs and severity of the condition, Janet