Overview of Pediatric Rheumatology: Part Two

Heather Benham, Tracey B. Wright

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Overview of Pediatric Rheumatology: Part Two highlights systemic lupus erythematosus in childhood, including epidemiology, clinical features, measures of disease activity, damage, and quality as well as approaches to medical management. In addition, a review of juvenile dermatomyositis includes epidemiology, diagnostic criteria, clinical manifestations and assessments, prognostic indicators, and medical management as well as disease course and outcomes. Brief reviews of vasculitidies and autoinflammatory syndromes in childhood are also included.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)193-207
Number of pages15
JournalPhysician Assistant Clinics
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2021
Externally publishedYes


  • Autoinflammatory syndromes
  • Juvenile dermatomyositis
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Vasculitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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