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Table 2 Cardiovascular comorbidities of rheumatoid arthritis patients of the REAL study [19]

From: Cardiovascular risk comorbidities in rheumatoid arthritis patients and the use of anti-rheumatic drugs: a cross-sectional real-life study

Variables (n = 1116) n (%)
Cardiovascular Comorbidities 710 (63.6)
Systemic Arterial Hypertension -SAH 557 (49.9)
Dyslipidemia 363 (32.5)
Diabetes Mellitus 166 (14.9)
Congestive Heart Failure 24 (2.2)
Cerebrovascular Disease 24 (2.2)
Acute Myocardial Infarction - AMI 17 (1.5)
Peripheral Vascular Disease 8 (0.7)
Charlson Comorbidity Index- CCI – median (interquartile range) 0 (1.0)
Age-adjusted Charlson comorbidity index - CCI - median (interquartile range) 2 (2.0)