Effects of lowering dialysate sodium on carotid artery atherosclerosis and endothelial dysfunction in maintenance hemodialysis patients


GÜMRÜKÇÜOĞLU H. A. , ARI E., Akyol A. , Akdag S. , Simsek H. , Sahin M. , ...More

INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY, vol.44, no.6, pp.1833-1839, 2012 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 44 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s11255-011-0117-5
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL UROLOGY AND NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1833-1839

Abstract

Purpose Our aim in this study was to examine the effects of low-sodium dialysate on carotid artery atherosclerosis, endothelial dysfunction, and blood pressure (BP) in maintenance hemodialysis (HD) patients.