Adolescent Rheumatology

Edited by Janet E. McDonagh

University of Birmingham Birmingham, UK

Patience H. White

George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

Washington, DC, USA

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Adolescent rheumatology/edited by Janet E. McDonagh, Patience H. White. p. ; cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN-13: 978-0-8493-9890-2 (hb : alk. paper)

ISBN-10: 0-8493-9890-8 (hb : alk. paper) 1. Adolescent rheumatology. I. McDonagh, Janet E. II. White, Patience H.

[DNLM: 1. Rheumatic Diseases. 2. Adolescent. WE 544 A239 2008] RJ482.R48A33 2008

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Chris, DJ, Niall, Cara, and Nate, and to all those young people who are, have been, and will be in our care as rheumatologists.

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