Cardiovascular changes in chronic hemodialysis patients.

@article{Ikram1983CardiovascularCI,
  title={Cardiovascular changes in chronic hemodialysis patients.},
  author={Hamid Ikram and K. Lynn and Ross R. Bailey and Peter J Little},
  journal={Kidney international},
  year={1983},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={371-6}
}
Coronary angiography and left ventricular (LV) hemodynamic studies were performed after dialysis in 32 home dialysis patients (20 men) aged 49.8 +/- 8.0 years. They had been on hemodialysis for 1 to 47 months and were being considered for renal transplantation. The controls were 11 normotensive patients (6 men) aged 46.1 +/- 11 years without coronary artery disease (CAD). Ten (31%) patients had significant CAD (5 single vessel, 3 double vessel, 2 triple vessel). Cardiac index (4.57 +/- 1.3 l… CONTINUE READING

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