The Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases, 12th edition, is now available at bookstores or through the Arthritis Foundation.
The foundation calls the primer "a definitive resource text on more than 100 forms of arthritis and related diseases," and notes that nearly 43 million Americans have some form of arthritis. The new edition includes:
Books can be ordered from the Arthritis Foundation at (800) 283-7800 or through its Web site at http://www.arthritis.org. The book costs $69.95 and can also be purchased at bookstores or through online booksellers.
Mitka M. Physicians' Arthritis Guide Available. JAMA. 2001;286(20):2534. doi:10.1001/jama.286.20.2534-JQU10010-4-1