The relationship between nontraditional risk factors and outcomes in individuals with stage 3 to 4 CKD.

@article{Weiner2008TheRB,
  title={The relationship between nontraditional risk factors and outcomes in individuals with stage 3 to 4 CKD.},
  author={Daniel E Weiner and Hocine Tighiouart and Essam Elsayed and John L. Griffith and Deeb N. Salem and Andrew S. Levey and Mark J Sarnak},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  year={2008},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={212-23}
}
BACKGROUND Chronic kidney disease is associated with increased risk for cardiovascular disease and mortality. Both traditional and nontraditional cardiovascular disease risk factors may contribute. STUDY DESIGN Cohort. SETTINGS & PARTICIPANTS Community-based adult population of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities and Cardiovascular Health Studies with estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) less than 60 mL/min/1.73 m(2). PREDICTORS Nontraditional cardiovascular disease risk… CONTINUE READING