- Association of body fat with inflammation in peritoneal dialysisAndresa Marques de Mattos
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
Inflammation 36:689-95. 2013..Thus, obesity may be considered to be one more factor responsible for the early atherosclerosis and high cardiovascular mortality observed in these patients...
- Protein oxidative stress and dyslipidemia in dialysis patientsAndresa Marques de Mattos
Internal Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Brazil
Ther Apher Dial 16:68-74. 2012..A more detailed characterization of the relations between oxidative stress and other more traditional risk factors has therapeutic importance, since cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of death among dialysis patients...