Effects of Dialysis Solution on the Cardiovascular Function in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients

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Kocyigit I., ÜNAL A., Gungor O., Orscelik O., EROĞLU E., Dogan E., ...More

INTERNAL MEDICINE, vol.54, no.1, pp.3-10, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 54 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.2169/internalmedicine.54.2763
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3-10
  • Erciyes University Affiliated: Yes


Objective Peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients have an increased cardiovascular burden. In this study, we aimed to compare certain PD solutions (Physioneal (R) and Dianeal (R)) in terms of the ambulatory blood pressure, echocardiographic parameters (ECHO), carotid atherosclerosis, endothelial function and serum asymmetric dimethylarginine (ADMA) level.