Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is associated with increased mortality and morbidity because of accelerated atherosclerosis. The study assessed the prevalence of left and right ventricle diastolic and systolic dysfunction in outpatients with RA.

Echocardiographic evaluation of asymptomatic patients affected by rheumatoid arthritis

Ceribelli, Angela;
2012

Abstract

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is associated with increased mortality and morbidity because of accelerated atherosclerosis. The study assessed the prevalence of left and right ventricle diastolic and systolic dysfunction in outpatients with RA.
Aged
Arthritis, Rheumatoid
Echocardiography
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Ventricular Dysfunction, Left
Asymptomatic Diseases
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