Browsing Specialist Medicine by Subject "Arterial Stiffness"

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    • Arterial stiffness in chronic kidney disease: an update. 

      Taal, Maarten (2014-03)
      PURPOSE OF REVIEW: Epidemiological studies have established arterial stiffness as an important risk factor for cardiovascular events and mortality in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) at all stages. Although much ...
    • Determinants of arterial stiffness in chronic kidney disease stage 3. 

      McIntyre, Natasha; Fluck, Richard; McIntyre, Christopher; Fakis, Apostolos; Taal, Maarten (2013-01)
      BACKGROUND: Early chronic kidney disease (CKD) is associated with increased cardiovascular (CV) risk but underlying mechanisms remain uncertain. Arterial stiffness (AS) is associated with increased CV risk in advanced CKD, ...
    • Determinants of change in arterial stiffness over 5 years in early chronic kidney disease. 

      Shardlow, Adam; Fluck, Richard; Taal, Maarten (2019-09)
      BACKGROUND: Arterial stiffness (AS) is an established and potentially modifiable risk factor for cardiovascular disease associated with chronic kidney disease (CKD). There have been few studies to evaluate the progression ...