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By Professor Graham R. V. Hughes MD FRCP, Dr Shirish Sangle MD (auth.), Professor Graham R. V. Hughes MD FRCP, Dr Shirish Sangle MD (eds.)

Clinician’s handbook on Lupus is a professional review of Lupus and similar stipulations that serves as an academic source for scientific scholars, physicians and different doctors with an curiosity in rheumatology. The e-book is an updated advent to the illness and comprises prime quality color pictures and evidence-based directions for diagnosing, treating and dealing with Lupus in fundamental care.

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Plasma exchange In 1973, we published a study in The Lancet describing the first study of plasmapheresis in lupus. It was not a particularly good study and unfortunately, there have been few good studies since. In theory, plasmapheresis (the spinning down of blood allowing the removal of ‘bad’ antibodies) has huge potential. It is still used, but mainly in intensive care units, and appears in anecdotal data in cases such as catastrophic Hughes syndrome. Results are encouraging but further investigation is needed.

These cases highlight the need in lupus to check aPL status and consider anticoagulant therapy alongside the more routine lupus drugs. In the long-term patient with lupus, clinicians must be alert to the possible complications of accelerated arterial disease. 3 Cardiac myoview scan showing cardiac ischemia. Results of a cardiac myoview stress test showing cardiac ischemia (as shown in white box). Accelerated atherosclerosis is a feature of lupus and affected patients are at a higher risk of developing ischemic heart disease.

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