PAN

YouTube Education Videos

The Vasculitis Foundation is committed to providing the most current information on diagnosis, treatment and research efforts. The YouTube VF Education Channel features presentations, interviews and webinars by vasculitis experts defining vasculitis and explaining diagnostic procedures, treatment options and the latest in research efforts. The 2013 VF Symposium Presentations  …...

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VF Medical Consultants

The Vasculitis Foundation Medical Consultants are recognized authorities in the medical community.   ALLEN, NANCY B., M.D. Professor of Medicine Vice Provost for Faculty Diversity & Faculty Development Duke University Rheumatology and Immunology Box 3440 Durham, North Carolina  27710 Phone:  919.684.2965 Fax:  919.684.8358 ARCHER, AMY M., M.D. Director, Northwestern Vasculitis…...

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Medic Alert Bracelet

This service helps you communicate important medical information to first responders and medical personnel when you can’t. The membership is especially valuable for vasculitis patients because their diseases are rare and present unique challenges due to disease damage and medication effects.  MedicAlert membership helps assure safer and faster emergency treatment.…...

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Diagnostic and Test Procedures

How Is Vasculitis Diagnosed? Your doctor will diagnose vasculitis based on your signs and symptoms, your medical history, a physical exam, and test results. Specialists Involved Depending on the type of vasculitis you have and the organs affected, your doctor may refer you to various specialists, including: A rheumatologist (joint…...

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Support for PAN

The Polyarteritis Nodosa Support Network is a not-for-profit organization with more than 700 members world-wide. Patients, caregivers, physicians, research specialists provide invaluable education and support through a mailing list, live chat sessions, and other web resources....

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