Rheumatoid Arthritis: Non-Biologic Therapy and Metrics浏览本CME课程
Release Date: December 17, 2012
Estimated Time of Completion: 15 minutes
The Rheumatology Highlights Report Series is designed for the busy clinician. It provides highlights from key scientific presentations and/or abstracts presented at the national rheumatology meeting. Clinical experts attending this meeting have selected the most significant data to report. Each activity is a 15-minute presentation. Enhancements include downloadable audio, slide sets, and list of related abstracts.
This report presents the most recently presented clinical data on use of non-biologic therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients.
- Review data on the use of metrics in the management of patients with RA.
- Discuss the use of non-biologic DMARDS in the management of patients with RA.
This activity is directed to rheumatologists, immunologists, clinical researchers, and allied health professionals, including nurse practitioners and physician assistants.
Leonard H. Calabrese, DO
Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
R.J. Fasenmyer Chair of Clinical Immunology
Vice Chairman, Department of Rheumatic and Immunologic Diseases<
Orthopaedic and Rheumatologic Institute
Allan Gibofsky, MD, JD, FACP, FCLM
Professor of Medicine and Public Health
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Hospital for Special Surgery and
New York Presbyterian Hospital
New York, NY
The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician or other health care provider relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this educational activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. In no event will The Cleveland Clinic Foundation or Peking Union Medical College Hospital be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this educational activity.
In accordance with the Standards for Commercial Support issued by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education requires resolution of all faculty conflicts of interest to ensure CME activities are free of commercial bias.
The following faculty has indicated that he may have a relationship which, in the context of his presentation, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:
|Leonard Calabrese, DO|
Consulting; Teaching and Speaking
|Allan Gibofsky, MD|
Ownership interest (stock, stock options); Consulting; Teaching and Speaking
This CME activity was produced by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center for Continuing Education and Digestive Disease Institute.
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