The Sexiness Of Rheumatology

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Galway consultant rheumatologist Dr Ronan Kavanagh has come around to the fact that his specialty should be viewed as being one of the ‘cool’ gang.

“Rheumatology patients are an amazingly resilient, patient and forgiving group of people. They are often cheerfully resilient while coping with the ravages and disappointments of living with a chronic disease, patient in their wait for slow- acting treatments to work (and where our clinics run behind!). They forgive rheumatologists when initial attempts to treat their disease fail (we’ve got to sometimes chop and change until we get the right cocktail for every patient), but always express gratitude when things go well.”

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