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Whitney L. Jackson

Whitney L. Jackson

Whitney L. Jackson is a freelance journalist for Diagnostic Imaging and Rheumatology Network. Based in Durham, N.C., Whitney has covered the healthcare industry and medicine for 15 years in newspapers, magazines and trade publications. She writes about radiology, rheumatology, nursing, ophthalmology, surgery, community & family medicine, and many other aspects of clinical care and health policy. She completed a press fellowship with the World Health Organization in Geneva, Switzerland, in 2013. Contact her at whitneyljhowell@gmail.com.

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There are few tests to accurately assess the degree and effects of lupus in children, but Ped-ANAM proves to be a promising option.

Lupus (©Designer491/Shutterstock.com)

Lupus patients who receive healthcare at more than one location face a greater risk of infection and comorbidities, research shows.

Tips on how to become more patient-centered in radiology.

This series focuses on what it’s like to be a radiologist in a variety of settings. Here, we focused on accountable care organizations.

Financial planning for radiologists, from RSNA 2016.

Cybersecurity in radiology, from RSNA 2016.

Eric J. Topol, MD, and Saurabh Jha, MBBS, on the merger that will change radiology.

The winner of the Rising Star category for Top People in Radiology 2016: C. Matthew Hawkins, MD

TNF-α inhibitor treatment in PsA, RA and AS may be associated with a significant increase in total cholesterol, triglycerides and the atherogenic index. Statins with treatment lowered LDL levels.

For rheumatoid arthritis patients who cannot tolerate methotrexate, combination therapy isn't often an option. This study offers a new approach for these patients.


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