Lack of Influence of Serum Magnesium Levels on Overall Mortality and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease

@inproceedings{Ortega2013LackOI,
  title={Lack of Influence of Serum Magnesium Levels on Overall Mortality and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease},
  author={Olimpia Ortega and Isabel Rodr{\'i}guez and Gabriela Cobo and Julie Hinostroza and P. Gallar and Carmen Mon and Milagros Ortiz and Juan Carlos Herrero and Cristina Di Gioia and Aniana Oliet and Ana I Vigil},
  booktitle={ISRN nephrology},
  year={2013}
}
Background. Low serum magnesium has been associated with an increased cardiovascular risk in the general population and in dialysis patients. Our aim was to analyze the influence of serum magnesium on overall mortality and cardiovascular outcomes in patients with advanced CKD not yet on dialysis. Methods. Seventy patients with CKD stages 4 and 5 were… CONTINUE READING