Rheumatology and Dermatology: When to Treat, When to Refer
From the SDPA Annual Summer Dermatology Conference 2019, held June 6 – June 9, 2019 in Washington, DC.
Faculty: Jennie Clarke, MD
- Diagnose cutaneous lupus, dermatolmyositis, scleroderma, morphea and vasculitis by recognizing their key dermatologic manifestations.
- Order appropriate initial work-up to assess for systemic manifestations of lupus, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, morphea and vasculitis.
- Prescribe first-line treatment and recommend referrals for patients with cutaneous lupus, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, morphea and vasculitis.
- Describe dermatologic signs and symptoms that may be associated with rheumatologic diseases.