Tori Rodriguez, MA, LPC

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Using Rheumatoid Arthritis as a Model for Treatment Development in Dementia

Using Rheumatoid Arthritis as a Model for Treatment Development in Dementia

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If dementia is driven by inflammatory processes, patients with RA would be a model population to study, as the incidence of dementia is higher in these patients and it would be expected that dementia would progress more quickly.

Managing Gout in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery

Managing Gout in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery

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Although bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment strategy for severe obesity, there is a dearth of research regarding the effects of this procedure on patients with gout.

Cancer Chemotherapeutics in RA: A Complex Connection

Cancer Chemotherapeutics in RA: A Complex Connection

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Research is still needed to explore the association between cancer chemotherapeutics and rheumatoid arthritis.

Juvenile Spondyloarthritis: Classification and Treatment Considerations

Juvenile Spondyloarthritis: Classification and Treatment Considerations

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Juvenile spondyloarthritis is a distinct form of childhood arthritis because of the male predominance, later age of onset, and involvement of the entheses and axial skeleton.

Swallowing Disorders in RA: Epidemiology and Patient Management

Swallowing Disorders in RA: Epidemiology and Patient Management

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Three experts share their insight on the epidemiology of swallowing disorders in rheumatoid arthritis.

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