Microalbuminuria and the metabolic syndrome and its components in the Chinese population.

@article{Lin2007MicroalbuminuriaAT,
  title={Microalbuminuria and the metabolic syndrome and its components in the Chinese population.},
  author={Chih-Che Lin and C S Jonathan Liu and T. Li and Ching-Chu Chen and C Li and W Y Lin},
  journal={European journal of clinical investigation},
  year={2007},
  volume={37 10},
  pages={783-90}
}
BACKGROUND Microalbuminuria and the metabolic syndrome (MetS) have both been linked to chronic kidney disease and cardiovascular disease. This study investigated the association between urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio (ACR) and MetS and its components. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 2311 subjects aged 40 years and over were recruited in 2004 in a metropolitan city in Taiwan. The biochemical indices, such as fasting glucose levels, urinary albumin, urinary creatinine and anthropometric… CONTINUE READING
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