Albumin-to-creatinine ratio predicts change in ambulatory blood pressure in normotensive persons: A 7.5-year prospective study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Albumins
  • Blood Pressure
  • Circadian Rhythm
  • Creatinine

abstract

  • In healthy normotensive individuals, the urinary albumin-to-creatinine ratio predicts change in ambulatory BPs 7.5 years later. This finding suggests that urinary albumin excretion may be an important marker for processes that increase BP over time.

publication date

  • February 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.amjhyper.2005.07.025

PubMed ID

  • 16448897

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 220

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 19

number

  • 2