Multidisciplinary collaboration is crucial for rheumatologist Laura Cappelli. Her recent study, conducted with Johns Hopkins oncologists, showed that patients with both an rheumatic disease and lung cancer who were diagnosed earlier had ...
Occasionally, patients with scleroderma also have or develop skeletal myopathies. Rheumatologist Julie Paik explains her recent study findings that these comorbidities lead to increase disease burdens and morbidity.
Gastrointestinal symptoms are common in people with systemic sclerosis. Rheumatologist Zsuzsanna McMahan shares her finding of a relationship between an antibody that may contribute to issues in the gastrointestinal tract in systemic sclerosis patients.
An old adage goes something like this: “Growing old is not for the faint of heart.” Perhaps there’s something else about the aging human condition at parity with this wisdom: caregiving is both challenging and rewarding.