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J Nephropharmacol. 2018;7(1):1-2.

Editorial

Hyperuricemia; a warning sign of future cardiovascular events and chronic kidney disease

Farahnak Assadi *

1 Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
*Corresponding author: Prof. Farahnak Assadi, Email: fassadi@rush.edu

Implication for health policy/practice/research/medical education:

Strategies to lower the incident of hypertension associated-cardiovascular disease should include monitoring serum uric acid level, and if its level is higher than 5.5 mg/dL, treatment with allopurinol should be initiated.

Please cite this paper as: Assadi F. Hyperuricemia; a warning sign of future cardiovascular events and chronic kidney disease. J Nephropharmacol. 2018;7(1):1-2. DOI: 10.15171/ npj.2018.01. 

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Submitted: 08 Sep 2017

Accepted: 01 Nov 2017
First published online: 12 Nov 2017
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