Rheumatologic emergencies.

  • J. T. Halla
  • Published 1997 in Bulletin on the rheumatic diseases


True rheumatologic emergencies are rare but they do occur. In many cases, the initial assessment, diagnosis, and treatment will rest in the hands of the primary care physician. Most common is acute onset of inflammatory arthritis. Properly diagnosed, adequate to dramatic improvements are usual with appropriate treatment. No less pressing are the neurologic… (More)


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@article{Halla1997RheumatologicE, title={Rheumatologic emergencies.}, author={J. T. Halla}, journal={Bulletin on the rheumatic diseases}, year={1997}, volume={46 1}, pages={4-6} }