Metabolic Syndrome Predicts New Onset of Chronic Kidney Disease in 5,829 Patients With Type 2 Diabetes

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RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS — Metabolic syndrome was defined by National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panel III criteria with the Asian definition of obesity. Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) was calculated using the abbreviated Modification of Diet in Renal Disease formula modified for the Chinese population. New onset of CKD… (More)

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@article{Luk2008MetabolicSP, title={Metabolic Syndrome Predicts New Onset of Chronic Kidney Disease in 5,829 Patients With Type 2 Diabetes}, author={Andrea O. Y. Luk and Wing-Yee So and Ronald C. W. Ma and Alice P. S. Kong and Risa Ozaki and Vanessa S.W. Ng and Linda W.L. Yu and Winnie W. Y. Lau and Xilin Yang and Francis C. C. Chow and Juliana C. N. Chan and Peter C. Y. Tong}, journal={Diabetes Care}, year={2008}, volume={31}, pages={2357 - 2361} }