Quality of life and outcomes in African Americans with CKD.


Low health-related quality of life (HRQOL) has been associated with increased risk for hospitalization and death in ESRD. However, the relationship of HRQOL with outcomes in predialysis CKD is not well understood. We evaluated the association between HRQOL and renal and cardiovascular (CV) outcomes in 1091 African Americans with hypertensive CKD enrolled in… (More)
DOI: 10.1681/ASN.2013080835


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@article{Porter2014QualityOL, title={Quality of life and outcomes in African Americans with CKD.}, author={Anna Porter and Michael J. Fischer and Xuelei Wang and Deborah Brooks and Marino A Bruce and Jeanne B. Charleston and William H Cleveland and Donna Dowie and Marquetta Faulkner and Jennifer Gassman and Leena S Hiremath and Cindy Kendrick and John Walter Kusek and Keith C. Norris and Denyse P. Thornley-Brown and Tom Greene and James Phillip Lash}, journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN}, year={2014}, volume={25 8}, pages={1849-55} }