Type II Diabetes Mellitus Is a Risk Factor for Heart Failure in Pre-Dialysis Patients

Therapeutic Apheresis and Dialysis, 08/21/2012

The authors' findings suggest that not only chronic kidney disease (CKD), but also type II Diabetes Mellitus, is a potent risk for left ventricular dysfunction, which causes heart failure and ischemic heart disease in pre–dialysis patients with CKD.

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