Changes in carotid intima-media thickness over two years in patients on haemodialysis


DURAN M., Unal A., İNANÇ M. T., Kaya M. C., KALAY N., Ocak A., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE PAKISTAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, vol.62, no.6, pp.575-579, 2012 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 62 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF THE PAKISTAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.575-579
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To evaluate the progression of carotid intima-media thickness (CIMT) and to search for possible associations between these changes and other risk factors of atherosclerosis for 2 years in stable patients with chronic renal failure (CRF) on haemodialysis (HD).