Evaluation of ischemia-modified albumin in anemia associated to chronic kidney disease.

@article{Cichota2008EvaluationOI,
  title={Evaluation of ischemia-modified albumin in anemia associated to chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Luiz Carlos Cichota and Rafael Noal Moresco and Marta Maria Medeiros Frescura Duarte and Jos{\'e} Edson Paz da Silva},
  journal={Journal of clinical laboratory analysis},
  year={2008},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={1-5}
}
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is highly prevalent, with increasing numbers of patients affected by the disease world-wide, and anemia is a common finding in patients with CKD. Anemia impacts negatively on cardiovascular disease, exercise capacity, and quality of life, resulting in significant mortality and morbidity. The aim of this study was to evaluate the levels of ischemia-modified albumin and lactate in patients with established anemia associated with CKD and its correlations with… CONTINUE READING