Comment on: Beneficial effect of Mediterranean diet on disease activity and cardiovascular risk in systemic lupus erythematosus patients: a cross-sectional study.

Published on Mar 25, 2021in Rheumatology5.606
· DOI :10.1093/RHEUMATOLOGY/KEAB281
Yusuke Matsuo , Yusuke Matsuo2
Estimated H-index: 2
(Tokyo Medical and Dental University)
+ 3 AuthorsTakashi Yoshioka5
Estimated H-index: 5
(Fukushima Medical University)
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