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Cardiol Clin. 2005 Aug;23(3):311-7.

Pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease and renal failure.

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Department of Nephrology, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Bergheimer Strasse 56a 691115, Heidelberg, Germany.

Abstract

This article discusses the epidemiology of cardiovascular (CV) events in end-stage and early renal disease, summarizes the profile of classic and nonclassic CV risk factors in renal patients, highlights recent evidence documenting accelerated atherogenesis in renal disease, and provides information on the central arteries and heart as target organs for CV damage in renal disease.

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16084280
DOI:
10.1016/j.ccl.2005.03.002
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