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Cross-sectional associations between central and general adiposity with albuminuria: observations from 400,000 people in UK Biobank

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Background: Whether measures of central adiposity are more or less strongly associated with risk of albuminuria than body mass index (BMI), and by how much diabetes/levels of glycosylated haemoglobin (HbA1c) explain or modify these associations, is uncertain.

Methods: Ordinal logistic regression was used to estimate associations between values of central adiposity (waist-to-hip ratio) and, separately, general adiposity (BMI) with categories of urin...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1632-8989
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-1179-0023
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Subgroup:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Obesity Journal website
Issue:
2020
Publication date:
2020-07-16
Acceptance date:
2020-06-19
DOI:
EISSN:
1476-5497
ISSN:
0307-0565
Pubs id:
1118700
Local pid:
pubs:1118700
Language:
English
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