Abnormalities in chronic kidney disease of ambulatory blood pressure 24 h patterning and normalization by bedtime hypertension chronotherapy.

@article{Hermida2014AbnormalitiesIC,
  title={Abnormalities in chronic kidney disease of ambulatory blood pressure 24 h patterning and normalization by bedtime hypertension chronotherapy.},
  author={Ram{\'o}n C. Hermida and Michael hale Smolensky and Diana Elva Ayala and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Fern{\'a}ndez and Ana Moya and Juan J. Crespo and Artemio Moj{\'o}n and M T Montoro R{\'i}os and Fabio Fabbian and Francesco Portaluppi},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2014},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={1160-7}
}
In chronic kidney disease (CKD), the prevalence of hypertension is very high, escalating with diminishing renal function. Typically, the diagnosis of hypertension and the clinical decisions regarding its treatment are based on daytime clinic blood pressure (BP) measurements. However, the correlation between BP level and target organ damage, cardiovascular risk and long-term prognosis is greater for ambulatory than clinic measurements. Moreover, evidence is consistent among numerous studies that… CONTINUE READING
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