The effects of vitamin E-coated dialysis membranes on serum paraoxonase activity in hemodialysis patients


SARANDÖL E. , Dirican M. , Ocak N., SERDAR Z. , Sonmezisik F., DİLEK K.

JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.23, no.4, pp.431-437, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.431-437
  • Keywords: Hemodialysis, Oxidative stress, Paraoxonase, Vitamin E-coated dialysis membrane, LOW-DENSITY-LIPOPROTEIN, OXIDATIVE STRESS, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, C INFUSION, SUSCEPTIBILITY, LDL, AUTOXIDATION, PLASMA, ANEMIA

Abstract

Background: Hemodialysis patients are exposed to oxidative stress, which can lead to several complications. We therefore sought to evaluate the effect of using vitamin E-coated dialysis membranes for a period of 3 months on serum paraoxonase activity and oxidative stress markers.