Association of waist circumference and body mass index with all-cause mortality in CKD: The REGARDS (Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke) study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Body Mass Index
  • Kidney Diseases
  • Waist Circumference

abstract

  • Waist circumference should be considered in conjunction with BMI when assessing mortality risk associated with obesity in adults with chronic kidney disease.

publication date

  • August 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3144322

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1053/j.ajkd.2011.02.390

PubMed ID

  • 21601327

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 177

end page

  • 85

volume

  • 58

number

  • 2