Incidence of cardiovascular events after kidney transplantation and cardiovascular risk scores: study protocol

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BACKGROUND Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the major cause of death after renal transplantation. Not only conventional CVD risk factors, but also transplant-specific risk factors can influence the development of CVD in kidney transplant recipients. The main objective of this study will be to determine the incidence of post-transplant CVD after renal… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2261-11-2

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@inproceedings{PitaFernndez2011IncidenceOC, title={Incidence of cardiovascular events after kidney transplantation and cardiovascular risk scores: study protocol}, author={Salvador Pita-Fern{\'a}ndez and Sonia P{\'e}rtega-D{\'i}az and Francisco Vald{\'e}s-Ca{\~n}edo and Roc{\'i}o Seijo-Bestilleiro and Teresa Seoane-Pillado and Constantino Fern{\'a}ndez-Rivera and {\'A}ngel Alonso-Hern{\'a}ndez and Dolores Lorenzo-Aguiar and Beatriz L{\'o}pez-Calvi{\~n}o and Andr{\'e}s L{\'o}pez-Mu{\~n}iz}, booktitle={BMC cardiovascular disorders}, year={2011} }