Racial differences in albuminuria, kidney function, and risk of stroke Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Albuminuria
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Kidney
  • Stroke

abstract

  • Higher ACR was independently associated with higher risk of stroke in black but not white participants from a national cohort. Elucidating the reasons for these findings may uncover novel mechanisms for persistent racial disparities in stroke.

publication date

  • October 16, 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3468778

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1212/WNL.0b013e31826e9af8

PubMed ID

  • 22993285

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1686

end page

  • 92

volume

  • 79

number

  • 16