Description of Research Expertise:
Derk CT: A primary care approach to Sjögren’s syndrome: helping patients cope with sicca symptoms, extraglandular manufestations. Postgraduate Medicine 116 (3): 49-54, 59, 65,2004.
Petruzzi LM: Sjögren’s syndrome: Implications for perioperative practice AORN J 777 (3): 612-621, 624,2003.
Derk CT, Vivino FB, Kenyon L: Inclusion body myositis in connective tissue disorders: Case report and review of the literature Clin Rheumatol 22 (4-5): 324-328,2003.
Vivino FB, Gala I: Change in final diagnosis on second evaluation of labial minor salary gland biopsies J Rheumatol. 29 (5): 938-944,2002.
McGarvey ML, Hermann GA, Vivino: Differential diagnosis of Sjögren’s syndrome: Chronic sialadenitis; clinical, laboratory and histologic findings Arthritis Rheum. 46 (9 (Suppl)): S368,2002.
Stein JD, Liang KP, Liang KV: Central nervous system manifestations of Sjögren’s syndrome: Response to immunosuppressive therapy Arthritis Rheum. in press ((Suppl)): 2002.
Vivino FB, Minerva P, Huang CH: Corneal melt at the initial presentation of primary Sjögren’s syndrome J Rheumatol. 28 (2): 379-382,2001.
The treatment of Sjögren’s syndrome patients with pilocarpine tablets Scand J Rheumatol Suppl 115 : 1-13,2001.
Vivino FB: Sjögren’s Syndrome: Giving dry mouth and eyes the full treatment J Musculoskel Med. 17 : 350-367,2000.