Serum bisphenol A as a predictor of chronic kidney disease progression in primary hypertension: a 6-year prospective study.

@article{Hu2016SerumBA,
  title={Serum bisphenol A as a predictor of chronic kidney disease progression in primary hypertension: a 6-year prospective study.},
  author={Jinbo Hu and Yue Ji Wang and Xiaojiao Xiang and Chuan Peng and Rufei Gao and Richa Goswami and Huang Sue Zhou and Yi Zhang and Qianna Zhen and Qingfeng Cheng and S Yang and Qifu Li},
  journal={Journal of hypertension},
  year={2016},
  volume={34 2},
  pages={332-7}
}
OBJECTIVE Hypertensive nephropathy is one of the major causes of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Bisphenol A (BPA) is associated with elevated blood pressure and urinary albuminuria. The aim of this study is to evaluate the association between serum BPA with the progression of CKD in patients with primary hypertension. METHODS In this prospective study, 302 patients with primary hypertension were followed up for 6 years (195 men and 107 women, 65.29 ± 9.78 years at baseline). The baseline… CONTINUE READING
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