The prevalence of microalbuminuria and relevant cardiovascular risk factors in Turkish hypertensive patients

KOZAN Ö., Ozcan E. E., Sancaktar O., Kabakci G.

TURK KARDIYOLOJI DERNEGI ARSIVI-ARCHIVES OF THE TURKISH SOCIETY OF CARDIOLOGY, vol.39, no.8, pp.635-645, 2011 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier


Objectives: A growing body of data illustrates the importance of microalbuminuria (MAU) as a strong predictor of cardiovascular risk in the hypertensive population. The present study was designed to define the prevalence of MAU and associated cardiovascular risk factors among Turkish hypertensive outpatients.