A Handbook on Lupus ( Living better with Lupus
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus is an autoimmune disease most commonly seen in women, especially in the reproductive age group. Lupus is generally perceived as a life-threatening disease and the recent therapeutic / diagnostic advances have contributed to enhance the overall outcome. Patient education and compliance play a crucial role in reducing the disease burden. Lupus being a disease requiring long-term treatment (often lifetime), understanding the disease is the key to treatment success. The present book may serve as a guide for both patients and caretakers.
- Dr. Jyoti Ranjan Parida
- Category 5 - Medicine