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How do you treat rheumatoid arthritis?

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Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Mechanics and anti

Assure mechanical challenges are address, joint protection, appropriate exercises and then progress through anti-inflammatory regimens.

In brief: Mechanics and anti

Assure mechanical challenges are address, joint protection, appropriate exercises and then progress through anti-inflammatory regimens.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: DMARDs

You want to use medications that are known to prevent joint damage, a problem that can occur relatively early in the disease process.
Agents such as Methotrexate and tnf agents will often accomplish this purpose. These are disease-modifying drugs or dmards.

In brief: DMARDs

You want to use medications that are known to prevent joint damage, a problem that can occur relatively early in the disease process.
Agents such as Methotrexate and tnf agents will often accomplish this purpose. These are disease-modifying drugs or dmards.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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