Uric acid and nocturnal nondipping in hypertensive patients with normal renal function

Afsar B. , Elsurer R., Ozdemir F. N. , Sezer S.

JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.21, no.3, pp.406-411, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.406-411


Background: The effect of uric acid on nocturnal dipping in hypertensive patients is unknown. We analyzed the specific relationship between uric acid and nocturnal dipping status in newly diagnosed essential hypertensive patients with normal renal function.