Cystatin C identifies cardiovascular risk better than creatinine-based estimates of glomerular filtration in middle-aged individuals without a history of cardiovascular disease.

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Abstract

Creatinine- and cystatin C-based estimates of renal function are considered to be cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors, but the clinical utility in middle-aged subjects without a history of CVD is controversial.

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  • Cardiac and Cardiovascular Systems
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)506-521
JournalJournal of Internal Medicine
Volume275
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes

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