Objectives.-To describe associations of past and current blood pressure levels with serum creatinine levels and hypercreatinemia in the general population.
Population.-1399 middle-aged residents of Washington County, Maryland, who had their blood pressure measured during a cancer screening campaign in 1974 (the « Clue » Study) and had their blood pressure and serum creatinine level measured in an atherosclerosis risk factors study from 1986 through 1989 (the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities [ARIC] Study).
Design.-Nonconcurrent prospective study.
Mots-clés Pascal : Pression sanguine, Créatininémie, Epidémiologie, Association, Homme, Fonction rénale, Prédiction, Hypercréatininémie
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Blood pressure, Creatininemia, Epidemiology, Association, Human, Renal function, Prediction
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0254608
Code Inist : 002B30A01A2. Création : 199406.