Refinement of survival prediction in patients undergoing lower extremity bypass surgery: Stratification by chronic kidney disease classification Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Renal Insufficiency, Chronic

abstract

  • CKD staging adequately differentiates survival curves and risk for major amputation among patients with renal impairment who are undergoing lower extremity bypass surgery. This may help in clinical decision analysis as well as in the refinement of stratification in future clinical trial design where survival is an end point.

publication date

  • May 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jvs.2007.01.025

PubMed ID

  • 17391900

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 944

end page

  • 52

volume

  • 45

number

  • 5