Table 2

RA and non-RA patients screened for each cardiovascular risk factor (n (%))
Risk factor RA (n=401) Non-RA (n=1198) P-value
Blood pressure 299 (74.6) 860 (71.8) 0.281
Lipids 184 (45.9) 522 (43.6) 0.420
Smoking status 269 (67.1) 738 (61.6) 0.049
Body weight 219 (54.6) 632 (52.8) 0.518
Glucose level 188 (46.9) 565 (47.2) 0.923

RA – Rheumatoid arthritis.

Monk et al.

Monk et al. BMC Family Practice 2013 14:150   doi:10.1186/1471-2296-14-150

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