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Chronic kidney disease and the risk of cancer: an individual patient data meta-analysis of 32,057 participants from six prospective studies

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Background:

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is an established risk factor for cardiovascular disease but the relevance of reduced kidney function to cancer risk is uncertain.

Methods:

Individual patient data were collected from six studies (23,583 participants); including one population-based cohort and five randomized controlled trials. Participants were grouped into one of five CKD categories (estimated glomerular filtration rate [eGFR] ≥75 mL/min/1.73m2; eGFR ≥60 to &...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s12885-016-2532-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
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BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
BMC Cancer Journal website
Volume:
16
Pages:
488
Publication date:
2016-07-01
Acceptance date:
2016-06-27
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EISSN:
1471-2407
ISSN:
1471-2407
Source identifiers:
632328
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2016-07-07

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