Published in Blood Weekly, February 23rd, 2006
According to the review published in the journal Blood Purification, "Chronic kidney disease (CKD) represents an extremely common condition, and cardiovascular diseases are frequently reported in this patient population. Traditional risk factors are not accurate prognostic predictors in CKD patients, and new potential markers to predict the cardiovascular involvement in uremic patients need to be identified."
S. Dellegrottaglie and colleagues at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York explained, "Vascular...
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