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Published: 04 April 2019

304 Pages


ISBN: 9780190876203

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The Lupus Book

A Guide for Patients and Their Families

Sixth edition

Daniel J. Wallace

  • The go-to guide for anyone with lupus
  • Comprehensive review of all drugs prescribed for lupus, as well as drugs in clinical trials
  • Provides information on the newest therapies and ongoing clinical trials, as well as updated sections on the science and research of lupus
  • Endorsed by the Lupus Foundation of America
  • Includes glossary of terms and appendix of lupus resource materials compiled by the author
  • Over its life, 200,000 copies sold worldwide

New to this Edition:

  • Comprehensive view on new drugs for lupus treatment
  • Illuminating the new mechanisms that cause and are responsible for inflammatory activity
  • Numerous reader friendly tables have been revised to clarify textual concepts
  • Extensively revised basic science and research section
  • New sections cover emerging areas such as microbiome, lupus clinical trials, and developing therapies
  • Over 500 changes made to the text since the previous version
  • For Further Reading recommendations added to each chapter

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