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Peripheral artery disease and blood pressure profile abnormalities in hemodialysis patients

By FRANCESCA CHIARA VIAZZI, GIOVANNA LEONCINI, Elena Ratto, Giulia Storace, Annalisa Gonnella, Debora Garneri, Barbara Bonino, Francesca Cappadona, EMANUELE LUIGI PARODI, DANIELA VERZOLA, GIACOMO GARIBOTTO and ROBERTO PONTREMOLI

Abstract

Patients undergoing chronic hemodialysis (HD) are at increased risk for peripheral artery disease (PAD). Both ankle-brachial index (ABI) and ambulatory blood pressure monitoring (ABPM) in the interdialytic period have been shown to be strong predictors of all-cause mortality

Topics: Ambulatory blood pressure monitoring, Hemodialysis, Hypertension, Peripheral artery disease, Stiffness
Publisher: 'Springer Science and Business Media LLC'
Year: 2017
DOI identifier: 10.1007/s40620-016-0322-5
OAI identifier: oai:iris.unige.it:11567/847701
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