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Newly Diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis
Peter Nash, MD
University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Date Added: 06/28/13

It's a very complicated initial discussion because you take someone who was well yesterday taking nothing. Today, I tell them they've got rheumatoid, and we're so aggressive with treatment early now. Suddenly, you're committing this person to methotrexate, folic acid, low-dose prednisone, maybe Plaq...
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Peter Nash is Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Rheumatology Research Unit at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia. He is of Chair of Professional Affairs and member of the Scientific Advisory Committee for the Australian Rheumatology Association. He is also a member of the Therapeutics Committee for the Australian & New Zealand Bone & Mineral Society. Dr. Nash is on the International Steering Committee and member of GRAPPA (Group for Research and Assessment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis). He has authored over 100 peer reviewed journal articles and 4 book chapters and is a reviewer for many Rheumatology Journals. His interests include novel therapeutics , metabolic bone disease & Caravaggio.
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