Weight loss must be a routine part of the management strategy for obese and overweight patients with rheumatoid arthritis, says president elect of EULAR, Professor Iain McInnes. In a EULAR session entitled “Why does BMI matter” Professor McInnes, of the University of Glasgow’s Institute of Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation, outlined the biological concepts linking fat ...
EULAR’s president-elect on why obesity is a new focus of attention in RA
By Ingrid Torjesen
25 Jun 2018