Vascular calcification in long-term haemodialysis patients in a single unit: a retrospective analysis.

@article{Goldsmith1997VascularCI,
  title={Vascular calcification in long-term haemodialysis patients in a single unit: a retrospective analysis.},
  author={David J. A. Goldsmith and Adrian Constantin Covic and Phil Sambrook and Peter Ackrill},
  journal={Nephron},
  year={1997},
  volume={77 1},
  pages={37-43}
}
Vascular calcification (VC), which is described in the elderly and in diabetics, is frequently seen in uraemia. It is usually regarded as having little significance. We studied the roentgenological appearance of VC in a homogeneous group of 38 long-hours haemodialysis patients whose longevity on dialysis allowed sustained (10-25 years) follow-up, including annual skeletal surveys and thrice-yearly clinical examinations and biochemical profiles. We compiled a dossier of clinical and laboratory… CONTINUE READING

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