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Ankylosing Spondylitis, Orthopedic Perspective (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Jason C Eck, DO, MS, Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Massachusetts

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stoppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Author: S Craig Humphreys, MD, Orthopaedic Spine Surgeon, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Center for Sports Medicine and Orthopedics

Coauthor: Scott D Hodges, DO, Consulting Surgeon, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Center for Sports Medicine and Orthopedics

Editors: Kristine M Lohr, MD, Associate Chief, Program Director, Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of Tennessee School of Medicine; Mary L Windle, Pharm D, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.com, Inc; Rick Kulkarni, MD, Assistant Professor of Medicine, David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine; Director of Informatics, Department of Emergency Medicine, UCLA/Olive View-UCLA Medical Center


Last Editorial Review: 5/14/2007

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