Development of a formula for estimation of sodium intake from spot urine in people with chronic kidney disease.

@article{Nerbass2014DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a formula for estimation of sodium intake from spot urine in people with chronic kidney disease.},
  author={Fabiana Baggio Nerbass and Roberto Fl{\'a}vio Silva Pecoits-Filho and Natasha J Mcintyre and Christopher William Mcintyre and Maarten W Taal},
  journal={Nephron. Clinical practice},
  year={2014},
  volume={128 1-2},
  pages={61-6}
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS High sodium intake is associated with adverse cardiovascular and renal outcomes in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD), and simple methods to facilitate assessment of sodium intake are required. The objective of this study was to develop a new formula to estimate 24-hour urinary sodium (24hUNa) excretion from urinary Na concentration… CONTINUE READING