Pharmacotherapy in Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Patients Presenting With Acute Coronary Syndrome
Published: February 23, 2015
- CKD is a serious condition that should be considered an equivalent to CHD.
- CKD is a powerful independent predictor of cardiovascular morbidity, cardiovascular mortality, and all-cause mortality.
- There is a difference in clinical presentation and electrocardiographic findings in CKD that has implications for correct diagnosis and subsequent treatment.