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Pediatric Rheumatology Resources for Healthcare Professionals

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At Children’s Hospital Colorado, we’re committed to improving the quality of life for children with autoimmune diseases. Get the latest in pediatric rheumatology medicine information to better your practice and learn about innovation in our clinics.

Dr. Brian Shirley treating a rheumatology patient

These referral guidelines provide useful information to assist referring physicians in the evaluation and management of pediatric patients with rheumatology conditions.

Arthralgia referral guidelines

Arthritis referral guidelines

Positive ANA referral guidelines

Professional resources

Charting Pediatrics is a weekly podcast for pediatric healthcare providers. In this series, specialists from Children's Hospital Colorado examine the latest treatments for the most common complaints in pediatric medicine. Listen and subscribe on Spotify, iTunes and Google Play.

An Integrative Approach to Pediatric Medicine

This episode of Charting Pediatrics was inspired by our listeners, who would like to know how to incorporate an integrative care approach in their primary care practices. Rachel Workman, MD, shares some practical tips you can use while caring for kids and adolescents.

Diagnosis of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura in Children

Today we are joined by Jens Goebel, MD, and Robert Fuhlbrigge, MD, Chief of Rheumatology at Children's Colorado, to discuss the diagnosis and treatment for typical to unique presentations of HSP.

Top 10 Pediatric Rheumatology Diagnoses

Dr. Robert Fuhlbrigge discusses the 10 most common rheumatology conditions in children and when PCPs should consider a referral to rheumatology. He also shares insightful tips pediatricians can use to help young patients independently manage their condition.

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