Effect of the timing of dialysis initiation on left ventricular hypertrophy and inflammation in pediatric patients

BAKKALOĞLU EZGÜ S. A. , Kandur Y., Serdaroglu E., Noyan A., KARABAY BAYAZIT A., Sever L., ...Daha Fazla

PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, cilt.32, sa.9, ss.1595-1602, 2017 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2017
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1007/s00467-017-3660-1
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1595-1602


Background The optimal time for dialysis initiation in adults and children with chronic kidney disease remains unclear. The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of dialysis timing on different outcome parameters, in particular left ventricular (LV) morphology and inflammation, in pediatric patients receiving peritoneal dialysis and hemodialysis.