Chronic Inflammatory Disorders Associated with Higher Risk for Cardiovascular Events

Chronic Inflammatory Disorders Associated with Higher Risk for Cardiovascular Events
Chronic inflammatory diseases are associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular and metabolic events, such as stroke and diabetes, particularly for patients on corticosteroids or NSAIDs (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs), a new study shows. The study “Cardiovascular and type 2 diabetes morbidity and all-cause mortality among diverse chronic inflammatory disorders” was published in the journal Heart.

Knowledge is power when living with IBD.

Get access to the web’s leading IBD news & insights for as little as 16¢/day.
Subscribe or to access all post and page content.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *