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International Journal of Hypertension
Volume 2013, Article ID 876865, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/876865
Clinical Study

Statin Improves Flow-Mediated Vasodilation in Chronic Kidney Diseases

1International University of Health and Welfare, Clinical Research Center, Sanno Hospital, 8-10-16 Akasaka, Minato, Tokyo 107-0052, Japan
2Saitama Medical University, Department of Nephrology, 36 Morohongo, Moroyama, Iruma, Saitama 350-0495, Japan

Received 19 September 2013; Revised 23 October 2013; Accepted 29 October 2013

Academic Editor: Hirofumi Tomiyama

Copyright © 2013 Tsuneo Takenaka et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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