The risk of congestive heart failure in rheumatoid arthritis: A population-based study over 46 years Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Heart Failure

abstract

  • Compared with persons without RA, patients with RA have twice the risk of developing CHF. This excess risk is not explained by traditional CV risk factors and/or clinical ischemic heart disease.

publication date

  • February 2005

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/art.20855

PubMed ID

  • 15692992

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 412

end page

  • 20

volume

  • 52

number

  • 2