JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.23, no.4, pp.431-437, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
Hemodialysis, Oxidative stress, Paraoxonase, Vitamin E-coated dialysis membrane, LOW-DENSITY-LIPOPROTEIN, OXIDATIVE STRESS, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, C INFUSION, SUSCEPTIBILITY, LDL, AUTOXIDATION, PLASMA, ANEMIA
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.