Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases
John H. Klippel, Leslie J. Crofford
Arthritis Foundation, 2001 - Health & Fitness - 700 pages
One of the most prestigious, comprehensive texts on arthritis and related diseases, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoporosis, lupus and more than one hundred others.
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