NETLINESBMJ 2004; 329 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7461.356 (Published 05 August 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:356
- Harry Brown (DrHarry@dial.pipex.com), general practitioner
Ever been confused about what tests to do for drug monitoring in rheumatological conditions? If so then check out the simple list of drugs commonly used in rheumatic disease on the website of the University of Newcastle upon Tyne's School of Clinical Medical Sciences (http://www.ncl.ac.uk/medi/patients/rheumatology/monitor.htm). Clicking on each drug's name gives information on contraindications, dosages, monitoring, and how to manage specific situations, especially when abnormal results come back from the laboratory.
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