Associations of kidney disease measures with mortality and end-stage renal disease in individuals with and without diabetes: a meta-analysis.

@article{Fox2012AssociationsOK,
  title={Associations of kidney disease measures with mortality and end-stage renal disease in individuals with and without diabetes: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Caroline Fox and Kunihiro Matsushita and Mark Woodward and Henk J. G. Bilo and J. W. T. Chalmers and Hiddo J. Lambers Heerspink and Brian J. Lee and Robert M. Perkins and Peter Rossing and Toshimi Sairenchi and Marcello Tonelli and Joseph A. Vassalotti and Kazumasa Yamagishi and Josef Coresh and Paul E. de Jong and Chi Pang Wen and Robert G Nelson},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={2012},
  volume={380 9854},
  pages={1662-73}
}
BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease is characterised by low estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) and high albuminuria, and is associated with adverse outcomes. Whether these risks are modified by diabetes is unknown. METHODS We did a meta-analysis of studies selected according to Chronic Kidney Disease Prognosis Consortium criteria. Data transfer and analyses were done between March, 2011, and June, 2012. We used Cox proportional hazards models to estimate the hazard ratios (HR) of… CONTINUE READING
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