rheumatology
Rheumatoid arthritis

Rapid weight loss a poor prognostic sign in RA

Rapid weight loss in RA patients should be viewed as an important and profound marker of an increased risk of death, researchers say. In a study of 1,674 RA patients the researchers from the University of Pennsylvania in the US found a loss of ≥ 1kg/m² between clinic visits was associated with an important increase in ...

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