Diagnostic, Therapeutic, and Clinical Trial Conundrum of Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease.

@article{Bangalore2016DiagnosticTA,
  title={Diagnostic, Therapeutic, and Clinical Trial Conundrum of Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease.},
  author={Sripal Bangalore},
  journal={JACC. Cardiovascular interventions},
  year={2016},
  volume={9 20},
  pages={
          2110-2112
        }
}
T he prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) has exponentially increased because of an aging population and increases in obesity and its metabolic sequelae, including diabetes mellitus. Although the focus is largely on the prevention of worsening kidney function, cardiovascular disease is still the leading cause of morbidity and mortality, much more… CONTINUE READING