Dialysis Type May Predict Carotid Intima Media Thickness and Plaque Presence in End-Stage Renal Disease Patients


Mutluay R., Degertekin C. K. , Poyraz F., Yilmaz M. I. , YÜCEL C. , Turfan M., ...Daha Fazla

ADVANCES IN THERAPY, cilt.29, ss.370-382, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 29 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s12325-012-0011-2
  • Dergi Adı: ADVANCES IN THERAPY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.370-382

Özet

Carotid intima media thickness (CIMT) and carotid plaques (CP) were shown to be independent predictors of mortality in end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients. In this study, the authors aimed to compare the two dialysis modalities for CIMT and CP presence (CPP).