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Blood pressure and chronic kidney disease progression in a multi-racial cohort: the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis.

By: Bloomfield GS, Yi SS, Astor BC, Kramer H, Shea S, Shlipak MG, Post WS.
This study concluded that, with the inclusion of cystatin C in the estimated glomerular filtration rate assessment, hypertension was an important predictor of chronic kidney disease progression in a multi-ethnic cohort with stage 3 of the disease.
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