Association of chronic kidney disease and coronary artery disease in 1,010 consecutive patients undergoing coronary angiography
Journal of Nephrology, 03/23/2012
Liu H et al. – There was a higher prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in patients with coronary artery disease (CAD) diagnosed by coronary angiography, and it increased with the number of stenosed coronary vessels. CKD is a critical risk factor for CAD, especially 3–vessel disease.