Preclinical carotid atherosclerosis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthritis, Rheumatoid
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Artery Diseases

abstract

  • Patients with rheumatoid arthritis have a high prevalence of preclinical atherosclerosis independent of traditional risk factors, suggesting that chronic inflammation and, possibly, disease severity are atherogenic in this population.

publication date

  • February 21, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 16490910

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 249

end page

  • 56

volume

  • 144

number

  • 4