Rheumatoid arthritis

Individual impact of CV risk factors in RA

An Australian led team of researchers have identified the individual impact traditional cardiovascular risk factors have on patients with RA. The meta-analysis and systematic review of ten studies found that hypertension, type 2 diabetes, high cholesterol and obesity independently increased the risk of death from cardiovascular causes. The magnitude of the risk was similar to ...

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