Published: 1 March 2019
Author(s): Peter Riis Hansen, Martin Feineis, Jawdat Abdulla
Issue: March 2019

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is associated with increased risk of coronary artery disease (CAD) and studies with coronary computed tomography have suggested increased rates of asymptomatic CAD determined by the coronary calcium score (CCS) in these patients. To synthesize the evidence on this topic, we conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature.

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