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Table 3 Prevalence of vascular calcification and mean calcification scores in patients with RA and in controls

From: Total calcium-sensing receptor expression in circulating monocytes is increased in rheumatoid arthritis patients with severe coronary artery calcification

Site Prevalence of vascular calcification Mean ± SD calcification score
RA Controls Pvalue RA Controls Pvalue
Coronary 64.0% 52.0% 0.31 205 ± 443 134 ± 248 0.29
Aorta 66.0% 64.0% 0.96 1.8 ± 2.0 1.7 ± 1.6 0.73
  1. RA, rheumatoid arthritis; SD, standard deviation.