|Title:||Increased inflammation in rheumatoid arthritis patients living where farm soils contain high levels of copper||Authors:||Yang, Tao-Hsiang
|Keywords:||copper; inflammation; rheumatoid arthritis; soil pollution||Issue Date:||Nov-2016||Publisher:||ELSEVIER TAIWAN||Source:||Journal of the Formosan Medical Association = Taiwan yi zhi||Journal Volume:||115||Journal Issue:||11||Start page/Pages:||991-996||Abstract:||
Heavy metal pollution in farm soils is a problem in some parts of Taiwan. Copper can be a factor associated with increased disease activities of rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Thus, the aim of this study was to investigate whether copper pollution in farm soils is associated with worsened RA.
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