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Olle Melander

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Body mass index and the risk of giant cell arteritis-results from a prospective study.

Author

  • Karin Jakobsson
  • Lennart Jacobsson
  • Kenneth Warrington
  • Eric L Matteson
  • Kimberly Liang
  • Olle Melander
  • Carl Turesson

Summary, in English

The aim of this study was to examine potential risk factors for GCA in a nested case-control study based on two prospective health surveys.

Department/s

  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health

Publishing year

2015

Language

English

Pages

433-440

Publication/Series

Rheumatology

Volume

54

Issue

3

Document type

Journal article

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Topic

  • Rheumatology and Autoimmunity

Status

Published

Research group

  • Internal Medicine - Epidemiology
  • Cardiovascular Research - Hypertension

ISBN/ISSN/Other

  • ISSN: 1462-0332