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Scleroderma

From Pathogenesis to Comprehensive Management

  • John Varga
  • Christopher P. Denton
  • Fredrick M. Wigley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Christopher P. Denton, Dame Carol M. Black
      Pages 3-6
  3. Epidemiology, Genetics and Classification

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 13-13
    2. Christopher P. Denton
      Pages 15-15
    3. Jammie K. Barnes, Maureen D. Mayes
      Pages 17-28
    4. Yannick Allanore, Filemon K. Tan
      Pages 29-44
    5. Robyn T. Domsic, Thomas A. Medsger Jr.
      Pages 45-52
    6. Lorinda Chung, Jaap Fransen, Frank H. J. Van den Hoogen
      Pages 53-69
    7. Michael L. Whitfield, Robert Lafyatis
      Pages 71-81
  4. Scleroderma in Children

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. Francesco Zulian
      Pages 85-92
    3. Ivan Foeldvari
      Pages 93-100
  5. Other Fibrosing Skin Conditions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. Laura K. Hummers
      Pages 103-111
    3. Amy E. Gilliam, Anita C. Gilliam
      Pages 113-135
    4. Peter J. Wermuth, Sergio A. Jimenez
      Pages 137-159
  6. Pathogenetic Basis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 161-161
    2. John Varga
      Pages 163-164
    3. Francesco Boin, Carlo Chizzolini
      Pages 165-189
    4. Keith B. Elkon, Julia J. Rhiannon
      Pages 191-197
    5. Kimberly Doering, Antony Rosen
      Pages 199-208
    6. John D. Pauling, Neil McHugh
      Pages 209-225
    7. Bashar Kahaleh, Mary Jo Mulligan-Kehoe
      Pages 227-246
    8. Laura K. Hummers
      Pages 247-253
    9. John Varga
      Pages 255-265
    10. Elizabeth E. Gerber, Harry C. Dietz
      Pages 267-282
    11. Christian Beyer, Oliver Distler, Jörg H. W. Distler
      Pages 283-290
    12. Christopher P. Denton, Robert Lafyatis
      Pages 291-307
  7. Cardiovascular Manifestations and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 309-309
    2. Fredrick M. Wigley, Ariane L. Herrick
      Pages 313-329
    3. Maurizio Cutolo, Vanessa Smith
      Pages 331-346
    4. Peter Maddison, Marco Matucci-Cerinic
      Pages 347-359
    5. Christopher P. Denton, Virginia Steen
      Pages 361-371
    6. Sanjiv J. Shah, André Kahan
      Pages 373-393
    7. Edward V. Lally, Arthur L. Burnett, Trinity J. Bivalacqua
      Pages 395-398
  8. Pulmonary Manifestations and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 399-399
    2. Christopher P. Denton
      Pages 401-402
    3. Gregory J. Keir, Richard M. Silver, Athol U. Wells
      Pages 403-413
    4. Athol U. Wells, Jonathan Goldin
      Pages 415-419
    5. Dinesh Khanna, Donald P. Tashkin
      Pages 421-427
    6. Harrison W. Farber, Michael York, Eric Hachulla
      Pages 429-435
    7. Todd M. Kolb, Paul M. Hassoun
      Pages 437-445
    8. John Gerard Coghlan
      Pages 447-460
  9. Gastrointestinal Manifestations and Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 461-461
    2. Seth Sweetser, Michael Camilleri
      Pages 463-469
    3. John O. Clarke, Ikuo Hirano
      Pages 471-484
    4. Philip J. Clements, Terri E. Getzug, Dinesh Khanna
      Pages 485-499

About this book

Introduction

This essential resource presents the most up-to-date information on scleroderma. A clear and concise synthesis of current concepts in pathogenesis and modern approaches to management, this book is comprised of the authoritative work of international experts. With an integrated multidisciplinary approach to comprehensive care, this book is easily accessible for health care professionals in many fields. It is a valuable resource for rheumatologists, pulmonologists, cardiologists, gastroenterologists, nephrologists and all those involved in the care of scleroderma patients.

Keywords

Autoimmune Fibrosis Pulmonary Hypertension Sclerodoma Systemic sclerosis

Editors and affiliations

  • John Varga
    • 1
  • Christopher P. Denton
    • 2
  • Fredrick M. Wigley
    • 3
  1. 1.Feinberg School of MedicineNorthwestern UniversityChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Royal Free and University College, Medical SchoolUniversity College LondonLondonUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.School of Medicine, Div. RheumatologyJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-5774-0
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-5773-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-5774-0
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