Microalbuminuria predicts the recurrence of cardiovascular events in patients with essential hypertension.

OBJECTIVES Microalbuminuria (MAU) is associated with an enhanced risk of cardiovascular events. The prevalence of MAU and its prognostic impact has an important role in the stratification of cardiovascular risk in patients with essential hypertension. This is an observational, prospective study performed by 13 general practitioners aiming at assessing the… CONTINUE READING