Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section

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Upcoming meetings:

Chronic pain and centralised pain mechanisms: Old and new therapies - Wednesday 5 October 2017

Treat to target: Rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and gout - impact on the cardiovascular system - Wednesday 6 December 2017

Upcoming prizes

Barbara Ansell prize
Deadline: Thursday 8 February 2018

Eric Bywaters prize
Deadline: Tuesday 11 April 2018

About this section

Purpose:

To advance the scientific study of rheumatology, which is that branch of medicine concerned with the disease of connective tissue and disorders of the musculoskeletal system and to advance the scientific study of rehabilitation, which is the restoration of optimum function of people suffering from disability, particularly of the locomotors system.

Section members:

Rheumatologists, rehabilitation specialists and those in related disciplines.

Section council:

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.

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Chronic pain and centralised pain mechanisms: Old and new therapies
Chronic pain and centralised pain mechanisms: Old and new therapies

Wednesday 4 October 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

This evening event with multidisciplinary speakers will discuss best practice for treating chronic pain with current therapies and introduce the new practice of rTMS (repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation).

Evening | Registration: 17:30 | Organised by: Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section |
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Treat to target: Rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and gout - impact on the cardiovascular system
Treat to target: Rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and gout - impact on the cardiovascular system

Wednesday 6 December 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE

Top experts will discuss how gout, rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis can lead to cardiovascular disease and what can be done to prevent it.

Evening | Registration: 17:30 | Organised by: Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section |
Region: | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more Arrow Links

online learning

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Visit RSM videos to view recently recorded lectures relevant to this Section

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The rheumatoid hand - a surgeons view

Free for RSM members/ £6 non-members

Mr David Ahearne discusses the rheumatoid hand and the categories of surgical intervention, discusses tendon repair and looks at specific surgeries for deformities.

26 minutes | Organised by: Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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The inherited systemic autoinflammatory diseases

Free for RSM members/ £6 non-members

Helen Lachmann provides an overview on autoinflammatory syndromes, symptoms and the problems of genetic diagnosis of a fever syndrome.

44 minutes | Organised by: Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture arrow

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contact us

Rheumatology & Rehabilitation Section
T: +44 (0)20 7290 2985

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online learning

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Access rheumatology specialty e-journals

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Access over 5,000 full-text e-journals as an RSM member including:

  • BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
  • Scandinavian Journal of Rheumatology

 

Section Bibliography

For a list of what we have available via the library for this section, visit our bibliography page and then select the appropriate section link.