SURROGATE MARKERS OF CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE IN NONDIABETIC CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE: MEAN PLATELET VOLUME AND B-THROMBOGLOBULIN


DEMIRTUNC R., ULUKOYLU-MENGUC M., Karatoprak C. , KAYATAS K., OZKAN S.

ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA, vol.30, no.4, pp.929-933, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Title of Journal : ACTA MEDICA MEDITERRANEA
  • Page Numbers: pp.929-933

Abstract

Aims: To investigate the levels of mean platelet volume (MPV) and beta-thromboglobulin (beta-TG), two of platelet activation markers, in non-diabetic patients in different stages of chronic kidney disease (CKD), who were receiving or not receiving hemodialysis.