Oral active vitamin d treatment and mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients.

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AIMS To analyze the relationship between oral active vitamin D treatment and mortality in maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) patients. METHODS We examined the association of oral calcitriol treatment with mortality in 156 MHD patients (80 men and 76 women; mean age: 59 ± 15 years). The survival analysis of all-cause and cardiovascular mortality was performed… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000368203

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