Editorial Office, Orthopaedics Trauma Surgery and Related Research, Poland
Is there a link between arthritis and heart disease?
Author(s): Jennifer Stewart*
Globally, Cardiovascular Diseases (CVD) is causing an increase in morbidity and mortality. They impose a significant economic burden, particularly in low- and middle-income nations. Lowered modifiable risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes, hyperlipidemia, and poor lifestyle variables (alcohol use, cigarette smoking, physical inactivity, and so on) are keys to preventing CVD. C-reactive protein (CRP), a biomarker associated to hemostasis and inflammation, has a high predictive value for CVD... Read More»