Metabolic subtypes and risk of mortality in normal weight, overweight, and obese individuals with CKD.

Abstract

BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Higher body mass index (BMI) is paradoxically associated with lower mortality in persons with CKD, but whether cardiometabolic abnormalities modulate this association is unclear. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS Participants with CKD from the Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) study (n… (More)
DOI: 10.2215/CJN.00140113

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@article{Hanks2013MetabolicSA, title={Metabolic subtypes and risk of mortality in normal weight, overweight, and obese individuals with CKD.}, author={Lynae J Hanks and Rikki M Tanner and Paul M Muntner and Holly Kramer and William Marvin McClellan and David Warnock and Suzanne E. Judd and Orlando M Guti{\'e}rrez}, journal={Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN}, year={2013}, volume={8 12}, pages={2064-71} }