[Population screening for urinary protein loss: a sensible action].

@article{Jong2007PopulationSF,
  title={[Population screening for urinary protein loss: a sensible action].},
  author={Paul E. de Jong and Ronald T. Gansevoort and Jack F. M. Wetzels},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  year={2007},
  volume={151 19},
  pages={1055-8}
}
In 2006, the Dutch Nierstichting (Kidney Foundation) provided people with urinary dipsticks to determine whether they suffered from urinary protein loss. It was suspected that 0.5% of adult inhabitants would have hidden renal disease. Within two weeks, more than one million people had applied to receive the dipsticks. They were advised to contact their… CONTINUE READING