For people with arthritis the cost of seeing a rheumatologist is the main driver of financial distress, an Australian study has found. An investigation into the personal financial burden of arthritis on working-age people conducted by Monash University researchers found that the greatest expenditure incurred by patients was for specialist rheumatologist consultations. Although some patients ...
Rheumatologist fees cause financial distress for patients
By Michael Woodhead
4 Mar 2020