Aging, circadian weight change, and nocturia.


BACKGROUND Normal young individuals excrete more sodium in their urine during the day than overnight, but the reverse occurs in older individuals with nocturia. The reason is unknown. METHODS First, a self-study was performed, determining the relation between morning and night weight change as an index of volume expansion. This was followed for 1 year and… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000129653


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