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Do Activity Discussion Questions

What

are the immune abnormalities responsible for the


pathology of rheumatoid arthritis?

How

can these immune abnormalities be targeted


therapeutically?

Do Activity Discussion Questions


How

does methotrexate work from an immunological


perspective?

Why

are Disease Modifying Anti-rheumatic Drugs (DMARDs)


more effective than ibuprofen at slowing the progression of
autoimmune diseases such as RA?

Connect Activity Discussion


Questions
Do

you agree with the initial diagnosis treatment course of


ibuprofen?

Was

it appropriate to wait a month before referring this


patient to a rheumatologist?

Connect Activity Discussion


Questions
What

other RA therapies are available and what are the risks


versus benefits of these medications?

What

have been your experiences treating patients who are


on these medications?