Lupus (Systemic Lupus Erythematosus) Health (cont.)

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Authors and Editors

Author: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor,; Catherine B. Driver, MD

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Author: Julie Hildebrand, MD, Rheumatology Fellow, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Wisconsin.

Coauthor(s): Daniel Muller, MD, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Rheumatology, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Ram Duriseti, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center.

Editors: Kristine M Lohr, MD, Associate Chief, Program Director, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Tennessee School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Arthur Weinstein, MD, Professor of Medicine, Georgetown University; Associate Chairman, Department of Medicine, Director, Section of Rheumatology, Washington Hospital Center.


Seo, Philip, et al. Oxford American Handbook of Rheumatology. United States: Oxford University Press, 2009.

Weisman, Michael H., et al. Practical Rheumatology. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Mosby, 2004.

Last Editorial Review: 4/16/2012

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