New Resources - Subspecialty Rotations: Rheumatology



Online Resources: 

  1. The official/journal/of the/Pediatric Rheumatology/European Society/ 


  1. Foster HE, et al.  Musculoskeletal Screening Examination (pGALS)/for School-Age Children Based on the/Adult GALS Screen. Arthritis & Rheumatism 55(5), 709-716. doi/10.1002/art.22230   

  1. McGhee JL, et al. Identifying children with chronic arthritis based on chief complaint: absence of predictive of predictive value for musculoskeletal pain as an indicator of rheumatic disease in children./Pediatrics 110, 354-359./ 

  1. Gedalia A. Joint Pain in Children: An Algorithmic Approach. The Israeli Medical Associaion Journal 4, 837-842. 

  1. Pediatric Regional Examination of the Musculoskeletal System (pREMS) 

  1. Phillips K, Clauw D.J.  Central pain mechanisms in the rheumatic diseases. Arthritis & Rheumatism 65(2), 291-302. doi: 10.1002/art.37739/ 


  1. Beukel T, et al. 2011 American College of Rheumatology/Recommendations for the Treatment of Juvenile/Idiopathic Arthritis: Initiation and Safety/Monitoring of Therapeutic Agents for the/Treatment of Arthritis and Systemic Features. Arthritis Care & Research 63(4), 465-482./doi: 10.1002/acr.20460 

  1. Ravell A, Martini A. Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Lancet 369(9563), 767-778. DOI:/ 

  1. Weiss JE.  Pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus: more than a positive antinuclear antibody. Pediatr Rev 2012 33 (2):62-73. doi: 10.1542/pir.33-2-62. 

  1. Rahman A, Isenberg DA.  Systemic Lupus ErythematosusN Engl J Med 2008; 358:929-939. 

Reactive Arthritis 

  1. Kim PS, et al. Reactive Arthritis: a review J Adolesc Health./2009 Apr;44(4):309-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2008.12.007. Epub 2009 Feb 12. 

  1. John J, Chandran L. Arthritis in Children and Adolescents Pediatr Rev./2011 Nov;32(11):470-9; quiz 480. doi: 10.1542/pir.32-11-470. 


  1. Saulsbury FT. Henoch-Schonlein Purpura . Curr Opin Rheumatol./2010 Sep;22(5):598-602. doi: 10.1097/BOR.0b013e32833af608. 


  1. Batthish M, Feldman BM. Juvenile Dermatomyositis. Curr Rheumatol Rep./2011 Jun;13(3):216-24. doi