Associations of Plasma 25-Hydroxyvitamin D and 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D Concentrations With Death and Progression to Maintenance Dialysis in Patients With Advanced Kidney Disease
American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 05/25/2012
Kendrick J et al. – Low plasma 1,25–dihydroxyvitamin D concentrations are associated with death and initiation of long–term dialysis therapy in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease. Fibroblast growth factor 23 level may attentuate this relationship.