Current Pediatric Reviews

Giuseppe Buonocore
Department of Molecular and Developmental Medicine
University of Siena
Siena
Italy

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Chronic Kidney Disease and Thrombosis

Author(s): Steven Arora, Vladimir Belostotsky.

Abstract:

New evidence shows that patients with chronic kidney diseases are prone to develop thromboembolism. In this chapter, current knowledge of risk factors associated with thrombotic events, as well as practical approaches to anticoagulation in this population are discussed.

Keywords: Chronic kidney disease, thrombosis, anticoagulation, transplant.

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Article Details

VOLUME: 9
ISSUE: 3
Year: 2013
Page: [200 - 204]
Pages: 5
DOI: 10.2174/1573396311309030004
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