NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION, vol.27, no.3, pp.1164-1169, 2012 (SCI-Expanded)
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NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Van Yüzüncü Yıl University Affiliated:
Background. Accelerated atherosclerosis is the major cause of mortality in patients on chronic haemodialysis (HD). The aim of this study was to evaluate the relationship between oxidative DNA damage [8-hydroxy-2'-deoxyguanosine/deoxyguanosine ratio (8-OHdG/dG ratio)], oxidative stress biomarkers and endothelial function in HD patients as an indicator of atherosclerosis.