Bone-vascular cross-talk.

  title={Bone-vascular cross-talk.},
  author={G{\'e}rard Michel London},
  journal={Journal of nephrology},
  volume={25 5},
Increasing numbers of cross-sectional studies on general populations and chronic kidney disease (CKD) or end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients have reported relationships between cardiovascular calcifications and bone disorders, including osteoporosis, osteopenia and high or low bone activity. The mechanisms underlying this bone-cardiovascular axis and biological links between bone and arterial abnormalities are suggestive of bone-vascular cross-talk. The nature of these links is not well… CONTINUE READING