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Acute coronary syndrome in new-onset rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based nationwide cohort study of time trends in risks and excess risks
  1. Marie Holmqvist1,
  2. Lotta Ljung1,2,
  3. Johan Askling1
  1. 1Department of Medicine, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, Solna, Stockholm, Sweden
  2. 2Department of Public Health and Clinical Medicine/Rheumatology, Umeå University, Umeå, Sweden
  1. Correspondence to Marie Holmqvist, Department of Medicine, Solna, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Karolinska Institutet, T2, SE-17176 Stockholm, Sweden; marie.holmqvist{at}ki.se

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  • Contributors MH had full access to all of the data used for analyses in this study and takes full responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: JA, MH, LL. Acquisition of data: MH, JA. Statistical analysis: MH, LL. Analysis and interpretation of data: MH, LL, JA. Drafting of manuscript: MH, LL. Critical revision of manuscript and final approval given: MH, LL, JA. Obtained funding: JA. Study supervision: JA.

  • Funding The Swedish Research Council, the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research, Stockholm County Council (ALF), Heart Lung Foundation and Karolinska Institutet (Strategic Research Area Epidemiology). Funders had no impact on the design or interpretation of the study or its results.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Ethics approval Ethics committee in Stockholm, Sweden.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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  • Contributors MH had full access to all of the data used for analyses in this study and takes full responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis. Study concept and design: JA, MH, LL. Acquisition of data: MH, JA. Statistical analysis: MH, LL. Analysis and interpretation of data: MH, LL, JA. Drafting of manuscript: MH, LL. Critical revision of manuscript and final approval given: MH, LL, JA. Obtained funding: JA. Study supervision: JA.

  • Funding The Swedish Research Council, the Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research, Stockholm County Council (ALF), Heart Lung Foundation and Karolinska Institutet (Strategic Research Area Epidemiology). Funders had no impact on the design or interpretation of the study or its results.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Ethics approval Ethics committee in Stockholm, Sweden.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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