Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Basic, Applied And Clinical Aspects by George TsokosSystemic Lupus Erythematosus: Basic, Applied And Clinical Aspects by George Tsokos

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Basic, Applied And Clinical Aspects

byGeorge TsokosEditorGeorge Tsokos

Paperback | February 9, 2016

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Systemic Lupus Erythematosuscombines basic science with clinical science to provide a translational treatment of the disease and is a useful reference for specialists in the diagnosis and management of patients with SLE, a tool for measurement of clinical activity for pharmaceutical development and basic research of the disease and a reference work for hospital libraries.

  • Provides the very latest overview of the pathogenesis of SLE
  • Distills current understanding of the cellular, molecular, genetic and environmental factors that instigate and drive the disease
  • Includes comprehensive coverage of clinical features, including fatigue, organ system manifestations, overlap syndromes, infections, and more
  • Conveys the very latest understanding of mechanisms of tissue damage, including immune complexes, antibodies, and other mechanisms that lead to organ damage
  • Discusses the latest treatment options on disease modifying or disease controlling agents
  • Provides 'one stop' coverage of all the latest scientific and clinical developments in SLE
After receiving an MD from University of Athens, he came to the Arthritis Branch in 1979 where he trained in immunology and rheumatology. Between 1987 and 2007 he was a member of the Uniformed Services/Walter Reed community where served in various positions including Vice Chair for Research in the Department of Medicine and Chief of th...
Title:Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: Basic, Applied And Clinical AspectsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:640 pages, 8.75 × 6.35 × 0.68 inPublished:February 9, 2016Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128019174

ISBN - 13:9780128019177

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Table of Contents

A. Epidemiology and Diagnosis
B. Pathogenesis
C. Mechanisms of tissue damage
D. Clinical aspects of the disease
E. Treatment of the disease