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Rheuminations

Nov 20, 2020

Infectious endocarditis can present with rheumatic features in 15% to 25% of cases. This series focuses on what a rheumatologist should know about the clinical puzzle of endocarditis.

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Nov 3, 2020

How common is asymptomatic bowel involvement in patients with peripheral or axial SpA? Can we use NSAIDs in these patients? What’s the difference between sulfasalazine and mesalamine? Listen to hear what a rheumatologist should know about IBD!

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Oct 15, 2020

The last episode in the series highlighting how the structure of the antibody was discovered, as well as how a chicken butt was critical in understanding B cell biology.

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Oct 2, 2020

Learn about the discovery of immunodeficiencies leading to the use of pooled immunoglobulin as therapy, the struggle to use it intravenously and the eventual use in autoimmune disease.

  • Intro :11
  • In this episode :15
  • Splitting Part 3 into two episodes :26
  • Part A of the history of IV Ig and the antibody :53
  • A recap on...


Aug 18, 2020

Part 2 of this series explores how we began to measure antibody levels and how serotherapy evolved and was used to investigate multiple diseases (I’m looking at you, pneumonia). We’ll also learn how advances in laboratory techniques like electrophoresis paved the way for a better understanding of the...