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Calibration of serum creatinine in the National Health and Nutrition Examination Surveys (NHANES) 1988-1994, 1999-2004.

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Type
Published Article
Journal
American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation
Publication Date
Volume
50
Issue
6
Pages
918–926
Identifiers
PMID: 18037092
Source
Medline

Abstract

The magnitude of differences in serum creatinine measurements in NHANES III and 1999-2000 from standard creatinine would result in large differences in estimates of kidney function (10% to 20%). Thus, correction of original creatinine values in NHANES III and 1999-2000 is essential, but no correction is needed for NHANES 2001-2002 or 2003-2004.

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