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Since the first volume in this series was published in 1966, significant developments have occurred in rheumatology. The subjects chosen for this volume quite adequately cross the spectrum of these developments.
Electron microscopy has afforded a method of study that has greatly increased our knowledge in pathophysiology of rheumatoid disease. The opening chapter by D. V. Davies and A. J. Palfrey is well illustrated and graphically describes normal and rheumatoid synovium. Three chapters on the biomechanical aspects of joint disease provide a broad perspective on subsequent chapters on joint prostheses and braces and should be of special interest to the
Modern Trends in Rheumatology.. Ann Intern Med. ;76:152. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-76-1-152_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1972;76(1):152.
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