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Cystatin C and risk of vascular and nonvascular mortality: a prospective cohort study of older men.

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OBJECTIVE: To assess the relevance of cystatin C, as a marker of mild-to-moderate renal impairment, for vascular and nonvascular mortality in older people. DESIGN: Prospective cohort study. SETTING: Re-survey in 1997 to 1998 of survivors in the 1970 Whitehall study of London civil servants. SUBJECTS: Five thousand three hundred and seventy-one men (mean age at resurvey: 77 years) who took part in the resurvey and had plasma cystatin C concentration measured. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Cause-speci...

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
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Journal:
Journal of internal medicine
Volume:
268
Issue:
2
Pages:
145-154
Publication date:
2010-08-05
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EISSN:
1365-2796
ISSN:
0954-6820
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uuid:793658db-0f8e-4471-9e25-829aaa428c79
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51935
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pubs:51935

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