University of Hertfordshire

The surgical treatment of rheumatoid arthritis: a new era?

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  • E. Nikiphorou
  • S. Konan
  • A. J. MacGregor
  • F. S. Haddad
  • Adam Young
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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1287-9
Number of pages3
JournalThe Bone and Joint Journal
Volume96-B
Issue10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 2014

Abstract

There has been an in increase in the availability of effective biological agents for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis as well as a shift towards early diagnosis and management of the inflammatory process. This article explores the impact this may have on the place of orthopaedic surgery in the management of patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Date of Acceptance: 11/07/2014

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