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NIH National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases - NIAMS

Organization URL(s)

www.niams.nih.gov/
NIAMSinfo@mail.nih.gov

Other Contact Information

1 AMS Circle
Bethesda, MD 20892-3675
301-496-8190 (Voice)
301-480-2814 (FAX)

Description

The mission of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases is to support research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases; the training of basic and clinical scientists to carry out this research; and the dissemination of information on research progress in these diseases.

Print Resources

Consumer and professional education materials are available about arthritis, epidermolysis bullosa, scoliosis, Paget's disease, psoriasis, vitiligo, osteoporosis, autoimmune disease and many other diseases of bones, muscles, joints, and skin. All of the publications are listed at www.niams.nih.gov/hi/index.htm, and can be downloaded from there or ordered via the shopping cart on the NIAMS Web site.

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Review Date

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2011