Dr. Rohit Aggarwal, MD, MS
TMA’s Medical Advisory Board, Chair
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
The Myositis 101 for patients videos by Dr. Rohit Aggarwal, Co-Director of Myositis Center of University of Pittsburgh, Chair of Medical Advisory Board of The Myositis Association (TMA) and author of book “Managing Myositis: A Practical Guide” explain myositis management and treatment in terms that are accessible by all.
Video 1 – What is Myositis? Myositis 101 for patients
This video provides a brief overview of the different types of myositis and their symptoms.
Video 2 – Who Gets Myositis: Myositis 101 for Patients
This video provides an overview of which populations are of highest risk for the development of myositis.
Video 3 – Genetic Risk of Myositis
This video discusses genetic causes of disease and risk to family members in developing myositis diseases.
Video 4 – Triggers of Myositis
This video discusses viral and environmental triggers of myositis.