Treatment of hypertension in patients with nondiabetic chronic kidney disease.

@article{Ruzicka2007TreatmentOH,
  title={Treatment of hypertension in patients with nondiabetic chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Marcel Ruzicka and Kevin D. Burns and Bruce W Culleton and Sheldon W Tobe},
  journal={The Canadian journal of cardiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 7},
  pages={595-601}
}
Hypertension is highly prevalent in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). As either the cause or the consequence of CKD, hypertension is an important independent factor determining the rate of loss of renal function. Hypertension is also a significant independent risk factor for cardiovascular events in patients with CKD, the leading cause of their… CONTINUE READING