RA ‘linked with fracture risk’ in women

The disease itself might increase risk, independent of corticosteroid medications, authors say
Medicom Staff writer
X-ray of fractured wrist

AusDoc brings you the latest news from the American College of Rheumatology virtual congress 2020.

Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) might increase the risk of certain fractures per se, with corticosteroid treatment adding to fracture risk as well, Italian researchers say.