Individual Study / NEFRONA

National Observatory of Atherosclerosis in Nephrology

National Observatory of Atherosclerosis in Nephrology

Initiatives -
To identify diagnostic tools capable of improving cardiovascular risk assessment in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) beyond traditional risk factors are currently warranted. Note: All published information has been collected from the article referenced in the Marker Paper box below. Therefore, there may be variations with more advanced versions of the study.
Start Year
2010
End Year
2012

Members

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. José Manuel Valdivielso
    Institut de Recerca Biomèdica de Lleida Fundació Dr. Pifarré - IRBLLEIDA

Design

Study design
Population cohort

Marker Paper

Betriu A., Martinez-Alonso M., Arcidiacono M.V., Cannata-Andía J.B., Pascual J., Valdivielso J.M., Fernández E. Prevalence of subclinical atheromatosis and associated risk factors in chronic kidney disease: The NEFRONA study. Nephrol. Dial. Transplant. 2014;29:1415–1422. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfu038.

PUBMED 24586070

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
2,445
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Aged 18-75 years; Chronic Kidney Disease(CKD) stage 3 or higher, and no previous Cardiovascular events (CVE) .

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other