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- Farace, G., et al. Show all 7 Authors
- The veterinary journal 2020 v.255 pp. 105420
- biomarkers; blood plasma; blood proteins; body weight; death; dogs; echocardiography; glomerular filtration rate; heart diseases; hematocrit; humans; kidney diseases; kidneys; mortality; natriuretic peptides; neutrophils; observational studies; patients; risk; troponin I
- ... Pathophysiological cardiac and renal interactions are termed cardiovascular-renal disorder (CvRD). Cardiovascular disease/dysfunction secondary to kidney disease (CvRDK), is a leading cause of death in human chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients. The presence and clinical impact of CvRDK in dogs with CKD is unknown. We hypothesized that echocardiographic measurements, and cardiac and renal biomark ...