0204 Mesoamerican nephropathy in Costa Rica: Geographical distribution and time trends of chronic kidney disease mortality between 1970 and 2012.

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Abstract

To characterise geographical distribution and time trends of chronic kidney disease (CKD) mortality in the context of the epidemic of Mesoamerican nephropathy (MeN), likely related to occupational heat stress and other, unknown, factors.

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Authors
  • Catharina Wesseling
  • Berna van Wendel de Joode
  • Jennifer Crowe
  • Ralf Rittner
  • Kristina Jakobsson
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  • Environmental Health and Occupational Health
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)A27
JournalOccupational and Environmental Medicine
Volume71 Suppl 1
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes