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    • Cardiovascular disease in latin american patients with systemic lupus erythematosus: a cross-sectional study and a systematic review 

      Amaya-Amaya, Jenny-Carolina; Sarmiento Monroy, Juan Camilo; Caro-Moreno, Julián; Molano-González, Nicolas; Mantilla, Rubén D.; Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana; Anaya, Juan-Manuel
      Objective. This study was performed to determine the prevalence of and associated risk factors for cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Latin American (LA) patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Methods. First, a ...
       Artículo. 2013
    • Cardiovascular involvement in autoimmune diseases 

      Amaya-Amaya, Jenny; Montoya-Sánchez, Laura; Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana
      Autoimmune diseases (AD) represent a broad spectrum of chronic conditions that may afflict specific target organs or multiple systems with a significant burden on quality of life. These conditions have common mechanisms ...
       Revisión. 2014
    • GDF15(MIC1) H6D Polymorphism does not influence cardiovascular disease in a Latin American population with Rheumatoid Arthritis 

      Amaya-Amaya, Jenny; Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana; Molano-González, Nicolas; Montoya-Sánchez, Laura; Nath, Swapan K.; Anaya, Juan-Manuel
      Objective. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is the most common autoimmune arthropathy worldwide. The increased prevalence of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in RA is not fully explained by classic risk factors. The aim of this study ...
       Artículo. 2015
    • Introducing polyautoimmunity: secondary autoimmune diseases no longer exist 

      Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana; Amaya-Amaya, Jenny-Carolina; Rodriguez-Rodriguez, Alberto; Mantilla, Rubén D.; Anaya, Juan-Manuel
      Similar pathophysiological mechanisms within autoimmune diseases have stimulated searches for common genetic roots. Polyautoimmunity is defined as the presence of more than one autoimmune disease in a single patient. When ...
       Artículo. 2012
    • The coexistence of antiphospholipid syndrome and systemic lupus erythematosus in Colombians 

      Franco, Juan-Sebastian; Molano-González, Nicolas; Rodríguez-Jímenez, Mónica; Acosta-Ampudia, Yeny; Mantilla, Rubén D.; Amaya-Amaya, Jenny; Rojas-Villarraga, Adriana; Anaya, Juan-Manuel
      Objectives: To examine the prevalence and associated factors related to the coexistence of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) and systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) in a cohort of Colombian patients with SLE, and to discuss ...
       Artículo. 2014