Rheumatology update

1. Rheumatoid arthritis - Assoc. Prof. Andrew Harrison (36 minutes)

Presentation notes: Diagnosis and management of rheumatoid arthritis [PDF, 1024 KB]

Rheumatology update 1 of 5, Rheumatoid arthritis

2. Psoriatic arthropathy - Dr Will Taylor (parts 1, 2) (28 minutes + 30 minutes = 58 minutes)

Presentation notes: Psoriatic arthritis [PDF, 1 MB]

Rheumatology update 2 of 5, Psoriatic arthropathy
Rheumatology update 2b. Psoriatic arthropathy

3. Gout - Dr Guy Taylor (parts 1, 2) (30 minutes + 28 minutes = 58 minutes)

Presentation notes: Gout [PDF, 1 MB]

Rheumatology update 3a of 5, Gout
Rheumatology update, 3b of 5, Gout

4 Osteoporosis - Prof. Ian Reid (parts 1, 2) (27 minutes + 32 minutes = 59 minutes)

Presentation notes: Current osteporosis therapies and their long-term use [PDF, 2.1 MB]

Rheumatology update, 4a, Osteoporosis
Rheumatology update 4b, Osteoporosis

5 Telemedicine in rheumatology care for rural practice - Frances Kasmi (30 minutes)

Presentation notes: Rheumatology telehealth [PDF, 939 KB]

Rheumatology update 5 of 5, Telemedicine in rheumatology care for rural practice

Rheumatology update

Seminar held 23 November 2018.


Dr Jan Gregson, Advisor, PHARMAC Seminars, Consultant Physician and Geriatrician Whanganui DHB


Assoc. Prof. Andrew Harrison, Department of Medicine, University of Otago, Wellington

Dr Will Taylor, Rheumatologist, Wellington

Dr Guy Taylor, Rheumatologist, Whanganui

Frances Kasmi, Clinical Nurse Specialist Rheumatology, Northland DHB

These presentations are provided for professional development purposes for the benefit of qualified health practitioners and should not be relied upon for any other purpose. Any opinions offered are those of the presenter or other speaker and do not necessarily represent the views of PHARMAC. PHARMAC accepts no responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided.