Neuroendocrine Mechanisms, An Issue of Rheumatic Disease Clinics (The Clinics: Internal Medicine)
By J. W. J. Bijlsma, Maurizio Cutolo, Alfonse T. Masi, Rainer Straub
Number Of Pages: 240
Publication Date: 2005-01-20
ISBN-10 / ASIN: 1416027645
ISBN-13 / EAN: 9781416027645
This issue covers the latest developments in the understanding neuroendocrine mechanisms in rheumatic diseases. The role of hormones in rheumatoid arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, and fibromyalgia is reviewed. Also included are articles on sympathetic neurotransmitters, autonomic dysfunction, and neurogenic aspects of inflammation.