Carlos L. Alviar, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

Carlos L. Alviar

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CAD and Chronic Kidney Disease

I. Chronic Kidney Disease: What every physician needs to know. The presence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a major risk factor for developing coronary artery disease (CAD). Clinicians should be aware that the risk of dying from cardiovascular causes in patients with CKD is significantly higher than developing end-stage renal disease. Moreover, the presence…

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