In this interactive medical case, the patient is an 83-year-old female with rheumatoid arthritis presenting with a toe lesion. Case-based learning is accompanied throughout by clinical questions on the diagnostic approach and wound care, and specifically highlights the risk of infections associated with rheumatoid arthritis. The case is of particular interest as it is one of the few in chronic wounds care setting, proposing a delicate situation that could arise during daily clinical practice. The answers to engaging questions will be enriched with detailed explanations, allowing you to further grow your knowledge and skills.
You can test and develop your clinical understanding of atopic dermatitis by working through another interactive case here.
This initiative was funded by Meda Pharma S.p.A, a Viatris company. Medical writing support for content development was provided by the Medical Services Department of Viatris and Global Medical Affairs – Dermatology Department. of Meda Pharma S.p.A., a Viatris company. Technical and Editorial support was provided by EMJ.