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Metabolic syndrome and its predictors in an urban population in Kenya : a cross sectional study
(BioMed Central, 2017-07-04)
Abstract Background The metabolic syndrome (MetS) is a clustering of interrelated risk factors which doubles the risk of cardio-vascular disease (CVD) in 5–10 years and ...
Comparison of equations for estimating glomerular filtration rate in screening for chronic kidney disease in asymptomatic black Africans : a cross sectional study
(BioMed Central, 2017-12-20)
Background: Several equations have been developed to estimate glomerular filtration rate (eGFR). The common equations used were derived from populations predominantly comprised of Caucasians with chronic kidney disease ...