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Nutrition of patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Nutrition of patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Munchener Medizinische Wochenschrift 133(24): 384-387

Patients with rheumatoid arthritis frequently show signs of malabsorption and increased energy demand during active inflammation. High levels of endogenous (and exogenous) glucocorticoids cause a catabolic situation with enhanced protein metabolism leading to deficiency states, which put the patients at increased risk of infections and other complications.

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