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Epidemiology and aetiology of dialysis-treated end-stage kidney disease in Libya.
BACKGROUND: The extent and the distribution of end stage kidney disease (ESKD) in Libya have not been reported despite provision of dialysis over 4 decades. This study aimed to develop the first comprehensive description ...
Anthropomorphic measurements that include central fat distribution are more closely related with key risk factors than BMI in CKD stage 3.
BACKGROUND: Body Mass Index (BMI) as a marker of obesity is an established risk factor for chronic kidney disease (CKD) and cardiovascular disease (CVD). However, BMI can overestimate obesity. Anthropomorphic measurements ...