Dietary Guideline Adherence Index and Kidney Measures in the Framingham Heart Study.

  title={Dietary Guideline Adherence Index and Kidney Measures in the Framingham Heart Study.},
  author={Jiantao Ma and Paul F Jacques and S. -Y. Hwang and Lisa M. Troy and Nicola M. Mckeown and Audrey Y. Chu and Caroline Fox},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  volume={68 5},
BACKGROUND No observational studies have directly considered dietary guidelines when examining the prospective association between dietary intake and kidney measures. STUDY DESIGN Prospective cohort study. SETTING & PARTICIPANTS We examined participants who attended examinations 7 (1998-2001) and 8 (2005-2008) in the Framingham Offspring Cohort. PREDICTORS Individual components of Dietary Guidelines for Americans Adherence Index (DGAI) that reflect adherence to key dietary recommendations… CONTINUE READING
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