Non-High-Density Lipoprotein Cholesterol and Its Correlation With Anthropometric Markers of Cardiovascular Risk in Hemodialysis

Journal of Renal Nutrition, 03/05/2012

This study detected a positive and significant correlation between Non–high–density lipoprotein cholesterol (non–HDL–c), but not low–density lipoprotein cholesterol, and the anthropometric cardiovascular risk indexes. The authors could suggest that non–HDL–c can be used as a cardiovascular risk factor indicator among dialysis patients.

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