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Chronic Pain in the Rheumatic Diseases

Chronic Pain in the Rheumatic Diseases
Chronic Pain in the Rheumatic DiseasesDr. Khaled Sorour, MDConsultant RheumatologisPain is defined as an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience results from activation of sensory receptors (nociceptors) specialized to detect actual or impending tissue damage.Musculoskeletal diseases causing...

Aquatic Therapy Clinical Rehabilitation Concept in Rheumatic diseases

Aquatic Therapy Clinical Rehabilitation Concept in Rheumatic diseasesDr. Fahmy Imam Fahmy MDProfessor of rheumatology and rehabilitation Azhar UniversityA quatic therapy is the physical therapy that takes place in a pool or other aquatic environment under the supervision of a trained healthcare...

Gouty Arthritis Diagnosis and Management

Gouty Arthritis Diagnosis and Management Dr. Abdulmaguid El-Ashmawy
Gouty Arthritis Diagnosis and ManagementDr. Abdulmaguid El-AshmawyProfessor. of Rheumatology . Al Azhar UniversityDefinition:Is a heterogeneous group of diseases found exclusively in man, manifested by:1- Increase in the serum urate concentration.2- Recurrent attacks of characteristic type of...

FIBROMYALGIA Daily aches and Pains

FIBROMYALGIA Daily aches and PainsDr. Samir ElbadawyProfessor of Rheumatology & Immunology Cairo UniversityIt was in 1842 that Balfour ( England) reported the association between tender points & rheumatism.It was not until 1972, smythe was the first to describe the entity currently known as...

New in Breast Cancer

New in Breast Cancer
New in Breast CancerDr. Omar Sherif OmarProfessor of MD (PhD), DU, FEBS, FACSA. professor & Consultant of Oncoplastic Breast Surgery – Cairo UniversityFaculty & Examiner – European Board of Oncoplastic breast surgeryMedical director – Arab Breast & Cancer CareBreast cancer management...

Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma

Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma
Epidemiology and Diagnosis of Oesophageal AdenocarcinomaDr. Reda Elwakil, MDEmeritus Professor of Tropical MedicineAin Shams UniversityPresident Elect of the African Middle East Association for Gastroenterology (AMAGE)Member of the American Gastroenterology Association (AGA)Member of the American...

Early colon cancer: is it now considered a curable disease?

Early colon cancer:  is it now considered a curable disease?
Early colon cancer:  is it now considered a curable disease?Dr.Tamer El Nahas, MDProfessor of Clinical Oncology, Cairo University ESMO & ASCO MemberIntroductionColorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common tumour in men and the second in women, accounting for 10%of all tumour types...

OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMA

OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMA
OCCUPATIONAL ASTHMADr٫ Mohamed M.ElbatanounyProf.of.Hospital MedicineCairo UniversityDefinition of asthma :Is a pulmonary disorder characterized by widespread partial obstructionof airways that is reversible ( completely or incompletely spontaneously oras a result of treatment ), hyper-reactive...