Published: 15 November 2023
Author(s): Paschalis Karakasis, Dimitrios Patoulias, Konstantinos Pamporis, Panagiotis Stachteas, Eleftheria Lefkou, Konstantinos I. Bougioukas, Theodoros Dimitroulas, Nikolaos Fragakis
Issue: May 2024
Section: Original article

Cardiovascular disease (CVD) in systemic autoimmune disorders often goes unnoticed until a clinical event occurs. Given the lack of disease-specific prediction scores, the CVD risk stratification should be performed with the generic risk tools designed for the general population [1]. Accordingly, the management of cardiovascular risk factors (CVRFs) should follow recommendations used in the general population [1].


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