CLINICAL BIOCHEMISTRY, vol.40, no.18, pp.1361-1366, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, carotid atherosclerosis, cardiovascular diseases, sialic acid, thiobarbituric acid-reactive substances, hs-CRP, homocysteine, lipoprotein(a), C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, LOW-DENSITY-LIPOPROTEIN, INTIMA-MEDIA THICKNESS, LIPID-PEROXIDATION PRODUCTS, SIALIC-ACID CONCENTRATION, OXIDATIVE STRESS, ALL-CAUSE, SERUM, PLASMA, DISEASE
Background: Cardiovascular diseases are important factors in mortality and morbidity of dialysis patients. Cardiovascular risk assessment is important in order to arrange the treatment strategies. The aim of the study was to investigate the relationship between carotid atherosclerosis and various CVD risk factors in dialysis patients.