The Cardiovascular Comorbidity in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease (4C) Study: Objectives, Design, and Methodology


QUERFELD U., Anarat A., Bayazit A. K. , Bakkaloglu A. S. , BİLGİNER Y., Caliskan S. , et al.

CLINICAL JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, cilt.5, ss.1642-1648, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 5 Konu: 9
  • Basım Tarihi: 2010
  • Doi Numarası: 10.2215/cjn.08791209
  • Dergi Adı: CLINICAL JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1642-1648

Özet

Background and objectives: Children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at high risk for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. A systemic arteriopathy and cardiomyopathy has been characterized in pediatric dialysis patients by the presence of morphologic and functional abnormalities.