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Could I die from Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)?
Richard M. Pope, MD
Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Date Added: 05/02/13

Studies over the past several years have identified that patients with rheumatoid arthritis have a shortened life span. The major cause for this shortened lifespan is atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease. As this has been identified, rheumatologists routinely now are looking at cardiovascular ...
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Richard M. Pope, MD, is the Chief, Division of Medicine-Rheumatology and Mabel Greene Myers Professor of Medicine at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago, IL.
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