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Chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular risk

Chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular risk

Publication date: Wednesday, 21 February 2018
Contributor(s): Dr Kathryn Griffith

This article seeks to demonstrate the close relationship between cardiovascular disease and chronic kidney disease (CKD). It also highlights the importance of identifying people with CKD as a means of recognising people at high risk of both cardiovascular events and unplanned admissions.

Sponsorship information:
Produced in collaboration with Public Health England and NHS England who contributed towards content. BHR contributed towards the publication funding but had no role in design or content. Final editorial control rests with the authors and editors.
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 10 Number 1 January 2018
Print edition page(s): S37-S39
Contributor(s): Dr Kathryn Griffith

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