On June 30th, jointandbone.org merged with Medscape Rheumatology. By combining these two online communities, we are able to offer you rheumatology information and clinical resources, plus a greatly expanded selection of articles, breaking news, CME, conference coverage and much more from related specialties such as Internal Medicine, Orthopaedics, Women’s Health and many others — all from one continuously updated, free website — Medscape.com.

If you are not already a registered Medscape member, please register today for continued access to free rheumatology information and resources now available at www.medscape.com/rheumatology and discover all that Medscape has to offer including:
  • A dedicated Rheumatology homepage plus access to 30 other related specialties including internal medicine, orthopaedics, women’s health and more.
  • Conference Coverage including ACR, EULAR, Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Pain Medicine and others
  • Free CME — currently available activities in Rheumatology include:
    • Management of Moderate Chronic Pain in Osteoarthritis
    • Corticosteroids Injections for Painful Shoulders
    • B-Cell Targeted Therapies: The Future of RA Targeted Management
    • Changing the Patterns of Coxibs/NSAIDS Prescribing: Balancing CV and GI Risks
  • News & Perspectives — collections of resources and CME on a particular topic, disease or condition including Osteoporosis, Pharmacologic Management of Pain, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Spinal Disorders and others
  • Comprehensive Drug Database including drug-drug interaction checking
  • Patient Education Centers — Lupus, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Fibromyalgia and others - all with printable handouts and patient-appropriate suggested readings
  • Full text journal articles, hand-selected by Medscape editors
  • Physician-optimized MEDLINE search with free abstracts
  • Daily medical news and FDA alerts
  • A large collection of opt-in email newsletters and special reports including Rheumatology MedPulse
...and much more!