NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION, vol.26, no.6, pp.1862-1871, 2011 (Peer-Reviewed Journal)
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NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION
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Background. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a growing health problem worldwide that leads to end-stage kidney failure and cardiovascular complications. We aimed to determine the prevalence of CKD in Turkey, and to evaluate relationships between CKD and cardiovascular risk factors in a population-based survey.