THE ASSOCIATION BETWEEN ARTERIAL STIFFNESS AND FLUID STATUS IN PERITONEAL DIALYSIS PATIENTS


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Kocyigit I. , SİPAHİOĞLU M. H. , Orscelik O. , ÜNAL A. , Celik A. , Abbas S. R. , ...Daha Fazla

PERITONEAL DIALYSIS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.34, ss.781-790, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 34 Konu: 7
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3747/pdi.2013.00057
  • Dergi Adı: PERITONEAL DIALYSIS INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.781-790

Özet

Objectives: In this study our aim was to evaluate the relationship between degree of fluid status and arterial stiffness measured by pulse wave velocity (PWV) in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients. Fluid status was determined by different methods including fluid overload measured by bioimpedance (Body Composition Monitor, BCM), calf normalized resistivity (CNR), plasma N-terminal fragment of B-type natriuretic peptide (NT-proBNP) and extracellular to intracellular water ratio (ECW/ICW).