Excess prevalence of non diabetic renal disease in native American children in Manitoba.

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Source
Pediatr Nephrol. 1996 Dec;10(6):702-4
Publication Type
Article
Date
Dec-1996
Author
B. Bulloch
B D Postl
M R Ogborn
Author Affiliation
Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada.
Source
Pediatr Nephrol. 1996 Dec;10(6):702-4
Date
Dec-1996
Language
English
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Child
Child, Preschool
Humans
Indians, North American
Infant
Infant, Newborn
Kidney Diseases - congenital - epidemiology - genetics
Manitoba - epidemiology
Prospective Studies
Risk factors
Abstract
We undertook a 1-year prospective point prevalence study to test the hypothesis that there is an excess of non-diabetic renal disease in native American children; 29.6% (73/247) of the population attending the only regional pediatric nephrology clinic in 1993 were native compared with 8.2% of the Manitoba population in this age group (odds ratio = 4.4, P
PubMed ID
8971883 View in PubMed
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