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The association between smoking and the development of rheumatoid arthritis: A population-based case-control study

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Introduction:
Smoking is one of the few modifiable risk factors associated with the development of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Most published data are over 10 years old, and none included Mediterranean populations. We therefore took advantage of primary care routinely collected data to study the association between smoking and the development of RA in the general population of Catalonia, Spain.


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We conducted a case–control ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.reuma.2020.08.006

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Sub department:
Botnar Research Centre
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
Reumatología Clínica More from this journal
Volume:
17
Issue:
10
Pages:
566-569
Publication date:
2020-10-12
Acceptance date:
2020-08-11
DOI:
EISSN:
1885-1398
ISSN:
1699-258X
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1125085
Local pid:
pubs:1125085
Deposit date:
2020-08-11

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