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- Ma, Jixiang, et al. Show all 8 Authors
- Public health nutrition 2016 v.19 no.6 pp. 1074-1080
- adults; cross-sectional studies; excretion; obesity; risk factors; sodium; urine; waist circumference; waist-to-height ratio
- ... To examine the association of 24 h urinary Na excretion and Na:K with obesity in Chinese adults. Population-based cross-sectional study using a four-stage stratified sampling strategy. Shandong Province, China. Chinese adults (n 1906) aged 18–69 years who provided complete 24 h urine samples. Odds of obesity increased significantly across increasing quartiles of urinary Na excretion (1·00, 1·54, 1 ...
- Ma, Jixiang, et al. Show all 13 Authors
- The British journal of nutrition 2015 v.113 no.6 pp. 996-1002
- adults; blood pressure; excretion; fasting; glucose; high density lipoprotein cholesterol; hypertension; metabolic syndrome; obesity; potassium; risk factors; sodium; urine; China
- ... The association of 24 h urinary Na and potassium excretion with the risk of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) has not been studied in China. The aim of the present study was to examine this association by analysing the data from 1906 study participants living in north China. To this end, 24 h urine samples were collected. Of the 1906 participants, 471 (24·7 %) had the MetS. The mean urinary Na and K e ...