Risk of Malignancies in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Biologic Therapy: A Meta-analysis
Interview with Maria E Suarez-Almazor, MD, PhD, author of Risk of Malignancies in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis Treated with Biologic Therapy: A Meta-analysis (Source: JAMA Author Interviews)
Source: JAMA Author Interviews - September 4, 2012 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

A Welcome Oral for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dr. Jonathan Kay discusses a new first-in-class agent for rheumatoid arthritis recently recommended for approval by an FDA advisory panel. (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Podcast)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Podcast - July 6, 2012 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Say Guten Tag to 8 Important Rheumatoid Arthritis Studies
Dr. Jon Kay interviews Dr. Ronald van Vollenhoven on important rheumatoid arthritis data presented at EULAR 2012. (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Podcast)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Podcast - June 20, 2012 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Arthritis, Fever, and Frontal Headache: Make the Diagnosis
Dr. Jonathan Kay discusses the case of a woman with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and uveitis who developed headache and a fever. The diagnosis might surprise you. (Source: Medscape Rheumatology Podcast)
Source: Medscape Rheumatology Podcast - January 11, 2012 Category: Rheumatology Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

The Lancet: June 17, 2011
Johannes Bijlsma discusses osteoarthritis, part of a three-part series on arthritis published in The Lancet. (Source: Listen to The Lancet)
Source: Listen to The Lancet - June 17, 2011 Category: General Medicine Authors: The Lancet Source Type: podcasts

JAMA: 2011-02-02, Vol. 305, No. 5, Author in the Room™ Audio Interview
Interview with Gabriela Schmajuk, MD, author of Receipt of Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs Among Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis in Medicare Managed Care Plans. Summary Points: 1. One third of Medicare managed care patients diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis are not receiving disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs. 2. There is variation in disease-modifying antirheumatic drug receipt based on "accidental factors": sociodemographics, geographic location, and health plan. 3. Because disease-modifying antirheumatic drug use is the main way to affect outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis, these patient groups and the physi...
Source: JAMA Author in the Room - March 18, 2011 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

JAMA: 2011-02-02, Vol. 305, No. 5, Author in the Room ™ Audio Interview
Interview with Gabriela Schmajuk, MD, author of Receipt of Disease-Modifying Antirheumatic Drugs Among Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis in Medicare Managed Care Plans. Summary Points: 1. One third of Medicare managed care patients diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis are not receiving disease-modifying antirheumatic drugs. 2. There is variation in disease-modifying antirheumatic drug receipt based on "accidental factors": sociodemographics, geographic location, and health plan. 3. Because disease-modifying antirheumatic drug use is the main way to affect outcomes in rheumatoid arthritis, these patient groups and the physi...
Source: JAMA Author in the Room - March 18, 2011 Category: Journals (General) Authors: The JAMA Network Source Type: podcasts

Rheumatoid Arthritis
In this podcast Dr Jean Lee looks at rheumatoid arthritis (Source: Podmedics - Medical Podcasts)
Source: Podmedics - Medical Podcasts - March 4, 2011 Category: Journals (General) Authors: Podmedics Source Type: podcasts

New Arthritis Therapies: Beyond Anti-inflammatory Meds
Dr. Charles Argoff discusses new and emerging musculoskeletal pain therapies resulting from a more profound etiologic understanding of conditions such as osteoarthritis and lower back pain. (Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Podcast)
Source: Medscape Orthopaedics Podcast - December 8, 2010 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Medscape Source Type: podcasts

Rheumatoid Arthritis
Dr Ngian discusses rheumatoid arthritis, a chronic disease which is known to cause significant irreversible joint damage and disability if the so-called 'window of opportunity' for treatment is missed. Dr Ngian discusses the aetiology and typical clinical features of rheumatoid arthritis, and the investigations required if this type of arthritis is suspected, to ensure early recognition and referral. She uses the RACGP recently-published Guidelines for the diagnosis and management of early rhuematoid arthritis to discuss treatment options, and how to monitor patients on disease-modifying anti-rheumatic drugs and biologic a...
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - August 31, 2010 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts

Aches and Pains and Osteoarthritis
GP Dr Louise Stone discusses assessment and management of osteoarthritis in General Practice with Dr Kathryn O'Connor. Patient history is important; especially duration and severity of pain. Alternative diagnoses should be considered and excluded. Education and patient self management are vital as the management of osteoarthritis happens mainly outside the consulting room. Treatment modalities include exercise, weight loss, topical and oral medications, appliances. Referral to a surgeon may be required to allow the patient to gather information about future treatment options. Oraganisations such as Arthritis Australia can ...
Source: Australian Family Physician audio - October 31, 2008 Category: Primary Care Authors: The Royal Australian College Of General Practitioners Tags: Podcasts Source Type: podcasts