Blood pressure dipping and arterial stiffness in kidney transplant recipients

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XHIGNESSE, Patricia; Saint-Remy, Annie; BONVOISIN, Catherine; WEEKERS, Laurent; DUBOIS, Bernard; Krzesinski, Jean-Marie;
(2013)
  • Subject: Dipping | Blood Pressure | Kidney transplant recipients | arterial stiffness | Pulse Wave Velocity | Ambulatory Arterial Stiffness Index | Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring | Calcification score | : Urology & nephrology [Human health sciences] | : Urologie & néphrologie [Sciences de la santé humaine]

In 70 kidney transplant recipients, nocturnal blood pressure(BP) nondipping (nondipping or reversed rhythm) was highly frequent (48% were nondippers and 29% had a reversed rhythm). When compared dippers, nondippers and reversed, neither BMI, time on hemodialysis, graft ... View more
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