Echocardiographic evaluation of patients with rheumatoid arthritis

  title={Echocardiographic evaluation of patients with rheumatoid arthritis},
  author={O. Del Real-More and Ram{\'o}n Villavicencio and A. Iglesias-Gamarra and Marco A. Pe{\~n}a and L M Cueto and J. Arriaga-Gracia and Donato Alarc{\'o}n-Segovia},
  journal={Clinical Rheumatology},
Mode M echocardiograms in 34 consecutive adult RA patients revealed no significant differences with the findings obtained in 18 normal controls of similar age and sex. One patient had an 11 mm separation between the anterior chest wall and the right ventricle suggestive of a 350 ml pericardial effusion but had no corresponding findings between the posterior… CONTINUE READING