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ABLEDATA is a federally funded project whose primary mission is to provide information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment. Resources include a product database, publications, and web resources.
http://www.abledata.com/
This site provides a starting point for many consumer topics relating to arthritis
http://www.arthritis.org/
This site has consumer information for diagnosis, treatment, and news.
http://www.arthritisinsight.com/
This guide, from the Arthritis Foundation, contains information for drug categories, specific drugs, and has links to information for alternative therapies. The Medical Review Panel is comprised of Rheumatologists from major academic centers.
http://www.arthritis.org/
This site has patient's frequently asked questions and educational resources.
http://www.muhealth.org
HealthFinder is a free gateway to reliable consumer health and human services information developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
http://www.healthfinder.gov/
This site, from American Academy of Family Physicians, contains useful consumer-oriented information about several common medical conditions relating to rheumatology.
http://www.familydoctor.org/
The Public section includes resources on self-care, assistive technology, advocacy issues and links to resource databases.
http://www.naric.com/
The site has information on 22 rheumatic disases, common medications, and the roles of professional caregivers in treating arthritis and related conditions.
http://www.rheumatology.org/