CLINICAL TRANSPLANTATION, vol.36, no.8, 2022 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE
arterial stiffness, graft function, morning blood pressure surge, renal transplantation, CARDIOVASCULAR-DISEASE, AORTIC STIFFNESS, WAVE REFLECTIONS, KIDNEY, ASSOCIATION, HYPERTENSION, INFLAMMATION, PREDICTOR, FAILURE, PATTERN
Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated:
Background: When the blood pressure rises before awakening in the morning, it is called as morning blood pressure pulse (MBPS). MBPS is considered to be an independent risk factor for cardiovascular disease. The aim of this study was to investigate the associations between MBPS, graft function, arterial stiffness and echocardiographic indices in renal transplant recipients.