Cross-sectional analysis of abnormalities of mineral homeostasis, vitamin D and parathyroid hormone in a cohort of pre-dialysis patients. The chronic renal impairment in Birmingham (CRIB) study

Daniel Zehnder, Martin J Landray, David C Wheeler, William Fraser, Lisa Blackwell, Sarah Nuttall, Sue V Hughes, John Townend, Charles Ferro, Colin Baigent, Martin Hewison

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Disturbances in mineral and vitamin D metabolism, which affect parathyroid hormone (PTH) synthesis, are well recognized in patients receiving dialysis. However, it is unclear at what stage of chronic kidney disease (CKD) these abnormalities develop.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)109-116
Number of pages8
JournalNephron Clinical Practice
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2007


  • Aged
  • Calcium
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Female
  • Homeostasis
  • Humans
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Minerals
  • Parathyroid Hormone
  • Phosphates
  • Renal Dialysis
  • Vitamin D
  • Vitamin D Deficiency

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