Albuminuria Within the "Normal" Range and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and Death in American Indians: The Strong Heart Study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Albuminuria
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Indians, North American

abstract

  • In the SHS cohort of middle-aged to elderly American Indians, albuminuria levels less than the traditional cutoff value predict CVD. Our findings agree with a growing number of studies questioning the concept that UACR less than 30 mg/g is normal.

publication date

  • February 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.ajkd.2006.10.017

PubMed ID

  • 17261423

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 208

end page

  • 16

volume

  • 49

number

  • 2