The relationship between atherosclerotic risk factors and carotid atherosclerosis in hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis patients


Ozkurt Z. N. , Bali M., Guz G., Ozdemir H., Cevik C., Sindel S.

DIALYSIS & TRANSPLANTATION, vol.34, no.12, pp.854-859, 2005 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Journal Name: DIALYSIS & TRANSPLANTATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.854-859
  • Gazi University Affiliated: No

Abstract

Background. Atherogenesis is accelerated in dialysis patients. In this study, we investigated the role of possible risk factors for atherogenetic diseases in both hemodialysis (HD) and continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) patients.