Author | Petros Efthimiou, MD


Latent Tuberculosis Infection in RA: Current Diagnostic Techniques and Treatment

July 30, 2011

The risk of latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) is greater in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Regular screening for LTBI is recommended.

Occupational and Environmental Exposures in Lupus and Systemic Sclerosis

October 11, 2010

Diverse mechanisms of pathogenesis have been proposed for the autoimmune diseases. A growing body of medical literature suggests a potential effect of occupational exposures on their development.