Is it time to change the definition of normal urinary albumin excretion?

Abstract

This Practice Point commentary discusses a recent study by Forman et al. that examined the association between baseline urinary albumin:creatinine ratio and the risk of developing hypertension among 2,179 women in the first and second Nurses' Health Studies who did not have hypertension or diabetes at baseline and had normoalbuminuria by conventional… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpneph0971

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@article{Wachtell2008IsIT, title={Is it time to change the definition of normal urinary albumin excretion?}, author={Kristian Wachtell and Michael H. Olsen}, journal={Nature Clinical Practice Nephrology}, year={2008}, volume={4}, pages={650-651} }