Acute and Chronic Bursitis (cont.)
William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Dr. Shiel received a Bachelor of Science degree with honors from the University of Notre Dame. There he was involved in research in radiation biology and received the Huisking Scholarship. After graduating from St. Louis University School of Medicine, he completed his Internal Medicine residency and Rheumatology fellowship at the University of California, Irvine. He is board-certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology.
Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD
Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD, is a U.S. board-certified Anatomic Pathologist with subspecialty training in the fields of Experimental and Molecular Pathology. Dr. Stöppler's educational background includes a BA with Highest Distinction from the University of Virginia and an MD from the University of North Carolina. She completed residency training in Anatomic Pathology at Georgetown University followed by subspecialty fellowship training in molecular diagnostics and experimental pathology.
In this Article
- Bursitis Overview
- Bursitis Causes
- Bursitis Symptoms and Signs
- When to Seek Medical Care
- Bursitis Diagnosis
- Bursitis Treatment
- Self-Care at Home
- Medical Treatment
- Bursitis Prevention
- Bursitis Prognosis
- Bursitis Pictures
- Authors and Editors
- Pictures of Gout - Slideshow
- Find a local Rheumatologist in your town
Authors and Editors
Author: William C. Shiel Jr., MD, FACP, FACR
Editor: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP
Previous contributing authors and editors:
Author: Jennifer L Steinfeldt, MD, Staff Physician, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California at Irvine Medical Center.
Coauthor(s): Jennifer Krawczyk, MD, Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Emergency Medicine, University of California at Irvine.
Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD, FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine.
Klippel, John H., et al., eds. Primer on the Rheumatic Diseases. 13th ed. New York: Springer and Arthritis Foundation, 2008.
Last Editorial Review: 2/2/2012
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