Renal insufficiency and mortality in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease.

@article{Domburg2008RenalIA,
  title={Renal insufficiency and mortality in patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease.},
  author={Ron Theodoor van Domburg and Sanne Elisabeth Hoeks and Gijs M. J. M. Welten and Michel B. Chonchol and Abdou A. Elhendy and Don Poldermans},
  journal={Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN},
  year={2008},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={158-63}
}
It remains unclear whether mild renal dysfunction is associated with adverse cardiovascular outcome. We investigated whether estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) was associated with mortality and cardiac death among 6447 patients with known or suspected coronary artery disease over a mean follow-up of 7 yr. Cumulative 5- and 10-yr survival rates… CONTINUE READING