Effect of Vitamin K-2 Supplementation on Functional Vitamin K Deficiency in Hemodialysis Patients: A Randomized Trial

Ralf Westenfeld, Thilo Krueger, Georg Schlieper, Ellen C. M. Cranenburg, Elke J. P. Magdeleyns, Stephan Heidenreich, Stefan Holzmann, Cees Vermeer, Willi Jahnen-Dechent, Markus Ketteler, Juergen Floege, Leon J. Schurgers

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)186-195
JournalAmerican Journal of Kidney Diseases
Volume59
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 2012

Keywords

  • Dialysis
  • vascular calcification
  • vitamin K
  • matrix Gla protein (MGP)
  • osteocalcin
  • protein induced by vitamin K absence II (PIVKA-II)

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Westenfeld, R., Krueger, T., Schlieper, G., Cranenburg, E. C. M., Magdeleyns, E. J. P., Heidenreich, S., Holzmann, S., Vermeer, C., Jahnen-Dechent, W., Ketteler, M., Floege, J., & Schurgers, L. J. (2012). Effect of Vitamin K-2 Supplementation on Functional Vitamin K Deficiency in Hemodialysis Patients: A Randomized Trial. American Journal of Kidney Diseases, 59(2), 186-195. https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.10.041