RA doubles risk of death after joint surgery


RA are almost twice as likely to die following joint surgery, than the general population, a new study has revealed. And the risk continues for as long as 12 months post-surgery, with the RA group having “significantly higher odds of MI, all-cause death and CV death compared to those without RA,” adding a further burden ...


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