Handbook of Cardiovascular Disease Management in Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Anne Grete┬áSemb

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Rekha Mankad, Carolyn A Ball, Elena Myasoedova, Eric L Matteson
    Pages 19-38
  3. Theodoros Dimitroulas, George Kitas
    Pages 39-52
  4. Silvia Rollefstad, Cynthia S. Crowson, Piet van Riel, Anne Grete Semb
    Pages 53-71
  5. Silvia Rollefstad, Eirik Ikdahl, Anne Grete Semb
    Pages 73-92
  6. Anne Grete Semb, Silvia Rollefstad
    Pages 107-109

About this book


This book is a practical and up-to-date review that discusses the impact of traditional cardiovascular risk factors in patients with rheumatoid arthritis, the effect of rheumatoid arthritis disease activity and severity on cardiovascular comorbidity, and the influence of rheumatoid arthritis drug therapy on cardiovascular risk. This title also explores cardiovascular disease as a manifestation of rheumatoid arthritis and highlights the available methods for screening and diagnosing these conditions. Current and emerging therapies to aid clinicians in the daily management of their patients are also featured in this title. Busy healthcare professionals who are looking for a collaborative approach to these conditions will benefit from this comprehensive overview.


Cardiology Cardiovascular complications Healthcare Pharmacology Rheumatoid arthritis Rheumatology

Editors and affiliations

  • Anne Grete┬áSemb
    • 1
  1. 1.Preventive Cardio-Rheuma ClinicDiakonhjemmet HospitalOsloNorway

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017
  • Publisher Name Adis, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-26780-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-26782-1
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Health & Hospitals