Renal function estimation and Cockroft-Gault formulas for predicting cardiovascular mortality in population-based, cardiovascular risk, heart failure and post-myocardial infarction cohorts: The Heart 'OMics' in AGEing (HOMAGE) and the high-risk myocardial infarction database initiatives

Joao Pedro Ferreira, Nicolas Girerd, Pierpaolo Pellicori, Kevin Duarte, Sophie Girerd, Marc A. Pfeffer, John J. V. McMurray, Bertram Pitt, Kenneth Dickstein, Lotte Jacobs, Jan A. Staessen, Javed Butler, Roberto Latini, Serge Masson, Alexandre Mebazaa, Hanspeter Brunner-La Rocca, Christian Delles, Stephane Heymans, Naveed Sattar, J. Wouter JukemaJohn G. Cleland, Faiez Zannad, Patrick Rossignol*

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31 Citations (Web of Science)
Original languageEnglish
Article number181
Number of pages14
JournalBMC Medicine
Publication statusPublished - 10 Nov 2016


  • Population based
  • Cardiovascular risk
  • Heart failure and post-myocardial infarction cohorts
  • Renal function
  • Glomerular filtration rate formulas
  • Cardiovascular mortality prediction

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