Stratifying risk in chronic kidney disease: an observational study of UK guidelines for measuring total proteinuria and albuminuria

S Methven, J P Traynor, M D Hair, D St J O'Reilly, C J Deighan, M S MacGregor

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Abstract

Proteinuria predicts poor renal and cardiovascular outcomes. Some guidelines recommend measuring proteinuria using albumin:creatinine ratio (ACR), while others recommend total protein:creatinine ratio (TPCR).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)663-70
Number of pages8
JournalQJM
Volume104
Issue number8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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