Blood pressure variability in hemodialysis patients: prognostic significance and treatment possibilities

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A present review is devoted to the current state of the problem of blood pressure variability (BPV) in hemodialysis patients. The BPV classification and clinical significance of BPV metrics are discussed. The results of cohort and randomized studies on the high BPV influence on outcomes in hemodialysis patients, as well as on the possibilities of antihypertensive drugs in the treatment of high BPV in dialysis patients, are presented.

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A. S. Tokareva

Privolzhsky Research Medical University

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ORCID iD: 0000-0003-0640-6848

Russian Federation, Nizhny Novgorod

аспирант каф. госпитальной терапии и общей врачебной практики им. В.Г. Вогралика

N. Yu. Borovkova

Privolzhsky Research Medical University

ORCID iD: 0000-0001-7581-4138

Russian Federation, Nizhny Novgorod

д.м.н., доц., проф. каф. госпитальной терапии и общей врачебной практики им. В.Г. Вогралика


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Comparison of VAD indices in patients: a - with a tendency to lower blood pressure; b - without a significant tendency to lower blood pressure; in - with a high arithmetic mean blood pressure; g - with a lower value of the arithmetic mean blood pressure.

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