Introduction to Integrative Rheumatology

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Presented by Neha Shah, MD
Clinical Instructor, Medicine­­-Immunology & Rheumatology
November 9, 2017

Integrative rheumatology is a field that brings together the principles of integrative medicine with rheumatology to help people with arthritis and other rheumatic and autoimmune illness.

Integrative medicine looks at the “whole” patient—body, mind, and spirit—to use therapies appropriate to each individual person. Some of the most important components are diet, nutrition and botanicals.

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Dec 21st, 2017

Peripheral Arterial Disease: Is There a Holistic Approach to Treatment?

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Presented by Matthew Mell, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery
Medical Director, Vascular Clinic and Lab
Division of Vascular Surgery
October 26, 2017

The first tip-off that something is wrong comes after walking 2 or 3 blocks. Cramps hit your lower legs. Once you stop walking, in a few minutes the cramps fade, then stop.

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Dec 15th, 2017

Update on Cosmetic Dermatology

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Presented by S. Tyler Hollmig, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology
September 21, 2017

A man looks in the mirror and sees a network of tiny red veins has spread over his nose. A woman sees brown splotches on her cheek.

Either one may notice the skin has begun to sag around their eyes and mouth, leaving wrinkles and bags.

“We kind of go from a grape to a raisin as we get older,” said S. Tyler Hollmig, MD, at a recent presentation to the Stanford Health Library. At first subtle, these changes accumulate as we age.

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Oct 10th, 2017

Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Current Treatments and Future Therapies

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Presented by Diana V. Do, MD
Professor of Ophthalmology
June 22, 2017


 
For most people, vision is one of the most important parts of their health. Yet as we age, the risk rises that we could lose eyesight from a condition called age-related macular degeneration.

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Oct 8th, 2017

Functional Neurological Symptom Disorder

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Presented by Kim Bullock, MD, and Juliana Lockman, MD
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
May 25, 2017

When someone has a seizure, that doesn’t always mean they have epilepsy. They may have a different condition that few people have heard of: functional neurological symptom disorder.

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Jun 12th, 2017

Chest Pain: The Many Causes of Women’s Heartaches

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Presented by: Abha Khandelwal, MD, MS; Eryn Bryant, MSN, NP-C; Valerie Hoover, PhD
May 4, 2017

Chest pain can be a mystery. Sometimes it’s the tipoff to a heart attack. Other times it’s a clue that heart disease is slowly, gradually, choking the major arteries that deliver blood to the heart.

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May 22nd, 2017

Why Weight? Advances in Obesity Treatment

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Presented by John Morton, MD, MPH, FACS, FASMBS
Chief, Bariatric and Minimally Invasive Surgery
April 13, 2017

An obesity crisis still grips America, leaving 1 in 3 people obese. Rates of adult obesity have doubled in the last 20 years. When doctors go looking for the cause, they see multiple villains.

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May 11th, 2017
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