Rheumatology Resources


Rheumatologist Dr Cooper has put together some general and specific information as well as leaflets about Arthritis and Rheumatology.

The given links and leaflet downloads shall help you to gain more in depth and important background knowledge. The information shall enable you get a better understanding of the nature and treatment of rheumatic diseases in children and adults.

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For patients with rheumatic diseases

South African Rheumatism
Arthritis Association

This is the official website of the South African Rheumatism and Arthritis Association, home of the rheumatology community of South Africa.

Johns Hopkins Medicine

In this video, Laura Hummers, the clinical director of Johns Hopkins Rheumatology, and Vicky Ruffing, Director of Patient Education, answer some of your most pressing questions about how this outbreak could affect rheumatic patients.


The European League Against Rheumatism

COVID-19 resources

Mediclinic SA

Official COVID-19 portal for Mediclinic South Africa


The National Institute for Communicable Diseases South Africa


Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Excellent overall advice and information


These external links are provided for the benefit of visitors to this site. Dr Robert Cooper is not responsible for the content of these sites, nor does he endorse or guarantee the information, services and products described or offered at these sites.