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CHD Risks High in Patients With Systemic Sclerosis | News Brief

The prevalence of coronary heart disease (CHD) appears to be higher in patients with systemic sclerosis than in the general population. An Australian study team observed a 3.2 odds ratio of CHD in patients with systemic sclerosis when compared with controls.

Abstract: Annals of the Rheumatic Diseases, December 2012.

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CME: Lipids and Cardiovascular Disease
CME Credit: 1.0 hour activity

The content of this activity was initially presented live at the 2014 ISSFAL Congress held in Stockholm, Sweden.  Topics Include Mediterranean Diet, Milk Fat Globule Membrane (MFGM), DHA Fatty Acid, and Omega-3 Index in Heart Failure Patients.

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