The association between eGFR in the normal or mildly impaired range and incident cadiovascular disease: Age and sex analysis

Published: 15 May 2018
Author(s): Alon Eisen, Avital Porter, Moshe Hoshen, Ran D. Balicer, Orna Reges, Yardena Rabi, Morton Leibowitz, Zaza Iakobishvili, David Hasdai
Issue: June 2018
Section: Original Article

Worse renal function, even in the normal or mildly impaired range, is associated with incident cardiovascular disease (CVD). Whether this association exists in both sexes across all ages is not known.