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Marcello Tonelli i wsp – Risk of coronary events in people with chronic kidney disease compared with those with diabetes: a population-level cohort study Lancet online first

Rates of hospital admission for myocardial infarction and the risk of death after such an event in people with chronic kidney disease without diabetes were similar to or higher than rates in those with diabetes (without chronic kidney disease). These findings suggest that chronic kidney disease could be added to the list of criteria defining people at highest risk of future coronary events.

Opracowane na podstawie: Lancet online first / 19 czerwca 2012