Position:
Professor
Division:
Rheumatology
Education:
University of British Columbia, MD
Awards & Recognition:

•Almoallim H.  Klinkhoff AV.  Arthur AB.  Rivers JK.  Chalmers A. Laser induced chrysiasis: disfiguring hyperpigmentation following Q-switched laser therapy in a woman previously treated with gold. Journal of Rheumatology. 2006, 33(3):620-1.
•Al-Harthy F.  Esdaile J.  Berean KW.  Chalmers A.  Multifocal idiopathic fibrosclerosis: treatment of 2 cases with cyclosporine.  Journal of Rheumatology. 2006, 33(2):358-61.
•Almoallim H, Chalmers A, Page G, The High Clinic: a pilot project of  a new model for an outpatient, community based teaching clinic in Rheumatology: Medical Teacher. 2006, 28(8):713-6.
•Woolfenden AR.  Wade NK.  Tang P.  Chalmers A.  Reid G.  Teal PA. Uveitis associated with Primary Angiitis of the Central Nervous System. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences. 2007, 34(1):81-3.
•Richardson CG.  Chalmers A.  Llewellyn-Thomas HA.  Klinkhoff A.  Carswell A.  Kopec JA.  Pain relief in osteoarthritis: patients’ willingness to risk medication-induced gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, and cerebrovascular complications.  Journal of Rheumatology. 2007, 34(7):1569-75.
•Kopec JA.  Richardson CG.  Llewellyn-Thomas H.  Klinkhoff A.  Carswell A.  Chalmers A. Probabilistic threshold technique showed that patients’ preferences for speCibere J, Thorne A, Bellamy N, Greidanus N, Chalmers A, Mahomed N, Shojania K, Kopec J,Esdaile J. Reliability of the hip examination in Osteoarthritis: Effect of standardization. Arthritis Rheum 2008;59(3):373-81.
•Del Fabro Smith L, Backman C.L, Suto M and Chalmers A. Belief in doing and Knowledge in being mothers with arthritis. Can J Occup Ther 2008 (submitted).
•Mease PJ, Hobbs K, Chalmers A, El-Gabalawy H, Bookman A, Keystone E, Furst DE, Anklesaria P, Heald AE. Local delivery of a recombinant adeno-associated vector containing a tumor necrosis factor-{alpha} antagonist gene in inflammatory arthritis: A phase 1 dose-escalation safety and tolerability study. Ann Rheum Dis 2008 Aug 4. [Epub ahead of print].
•Reynolds J and Chalmers A J Rheumatol . Tophaceous Pseudo gout involving the temperomandibular joint a case report and review of the literature. J Rheumatol 2008;35(4):717-21.
•cific trade-offs between pain relief and each side effect of treatment in osteoarthritis varied.  Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. 2007, 60(9):929-38.
•Mease PJ, Hobbs K, Chalmers A, El-Gabalawy H, Bookman A, Keystone E, Furst D, Anklesaria P, Heald AE.  Local delivery of a recombinant adenoassociated vector containing a tumour necrosis factor alpha antagonist gene in inflammatory arthritis: a phase 1 dose escalation safety and tolerability study. Ann Rheum Dis 2009;68:1247-1254.
•DelFabro Smith L, Seto M, Chalmers A, Backman C. Belief in Doing and Knowledge in Being Mothers with  Arthritis. Accepted OTJR, Dec 2009.