Which Anthropometric Parameter Is Best Related With Urinary Albumin Excretion and Creatinine Clearance in Type 2 Diabetes: Body Mass Index, Waist Circumference, Waist-to-Hip Ratio, or Conicity Index?


Afsar B. , Elsurer R., GÜNER E., Kirkpantur A.

JOURNAL OF RENAL NUTRITION, vol.21, no.6, pp.472-478, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 21 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1053/j.jrn.2010.12.003
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF RENAL NUTRITION
  • Page Numbers: pp.472-478

Abstract

Objective: We analyzed the relationships between body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), waist-to-hip ratio, and conicity index and 24-hour urinary albumin excretion rate (UAER) and creatinine clearance.