Association of Hand Osteoarthritis with Carotid Atherosclerosis and Evident Coronary Heart Disease
Sohag1 and Assiut2 Universities _ABSTRACT_ INTRODUCTION: Evidence exists that OA patients are at higher risk than the general population for developing several additional serious conditions and cardiovascular disease (CVD) in particular. AIM OF THE STUDY: Our study aimed to search for the association of hand osteoarthritis (HOA), with evidence of atherosclerotic vascular disease in population above 45 years old. PATIENTS ... إقراء المزيد