CLINICAL JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.5, no.9, pp.1642-1648, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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CLINICAL JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY
Background and objectives: Children and adolescents with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are at high risk for cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. A systemic arteriopathy and cardiomyopathy has been characterized in pediatric dialysis patients by the presence of morphologic and functional abnormalities.