AUTOIMMUNE

June 16, 2016

Medication Safety Concerns Surrounding Immunomodulators

Pharmacists must be acutely aware of immunomodulators' complexity and associated potential for adverse events.
June 16, 2016

Trends in Selected Autoimmune Diseases

The third most common disease category, after cancer and heart disease, is autoimmune disease, affecting 5% to 8% of the U.S. population.
June 16, 2016

Autoimmune Disease

An autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system starts attacking its own healthy cells.
June 16, 2016

A Review of Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

Systemic lupus erythematosus is an autoimmune disease that impacts many body systems, with a wide variety of signs and symptoms in each patient.
June 16, 2016

Antithyroid Medications for Graves’ Disease

Untreated hyperthyroidism can cause thyroid storm, a severe and life-threatening crisis.

June 16, 2016

Therapeutic Management of Autoimmune Hepatitis

This chronic idiopathic disease involves persistent liver inflammation and the potential for necrosis and progression to cirrhosis.

June 16, 2016

Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: Management Challenges

Comprehensive care is needed to maintain normoglycemia and reduce the risk of complications.