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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.406-411
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: No

Abstract

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.