Journal Watch - Cardiovascular Mortality
Too-high OR Too-low LDL Cholesterol and Survival on PD
A retrospective study in China looked at data from 3,565 people starting PD from 2005 to 2020. Both higher and lower levels of LDL-C were linked with higher all-cause and cardiovascular mortality. Malnutrition and low LDL-C was especially risky.
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