Hospital for Special Surgery - Archive (Barbhaiya)

2019
March
18,
2019
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
The Rheumatologist reports on new research looking at smoking as a risk for autoimmune diseases. "During the last decade or so, accumulating data has consistently demonstrated a strong association between cigarette smoking and rheumatoid arthritis...
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2018
August
01,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
MedPage Today reported on a study by HSS rheumatologist Medha Barbhaiya, MD, MPH who found that minority patients in the United States with systemic lupus erythematosus were at an increased risk of strokes compared with Caucasians. According to Dr. ...
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March
28,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Rheumatology Advisor reporter Tori Rodriguez writes on addressing racial disparities in systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) treatment.  She interviews Medha Barbhaiya, MD, MPH, rheumatologist at HSS, who explains that SLE is known to disproportionate...
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January
19,
2018
| 01:00 PM America/New_York
Rheumatic diseases affect women two to four times more often than men. Studying the sex differences in autoimmune conditions has been the focus of the Barbara Volcker Center for Women and Rheumatic Diseases at Hospital for Special Surgery. In a featu...
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