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Childhood rheumatic diseases

Patricia Woo

  1. Review

    Cardiovascular risk in pediatric-onset rheumatological diseases

    Cardiovascular morbidity and mortality are becoming major health concerns for adults with inflammatory rheumatic diseases. The enhanced atherogenesis in this patient population is promoted by the exposure to t...

    Julie Barsalou, Timothy J Bradley and Earl D Silverman

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:212

    Published on: 22 May 2013

  2. Review

    Adult and juvenile dermatomyositis: are the distinct clinical features explained by our current understanding of serological subgroups and pathogenic mechanisms?

    Adult and juvenile dermatomyositis share the hallmark features of pathognomic skin rash and muscle inflammation, but are heterogeneous disorders with a range of additional disease features and complications. T...

    Sarah L Tansley, Neil J McHugh and Lucy R Wedderburn

    Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:211

    Published on: 8 April 2013