Cardiff University | Prifysgol Caerdydd ORCA
Online Research @ Cardiff 
WelshClear Cookie - decide language by browser settings

Community survey of analgesic consumption and kidney function in women

Waters, W. E., Elwood, Peter Creighton and Asscher, A. W. 1973. Community survey of analgesic consumption and kidney function in women. The Lancet 301 (7799) , pp. 341-344. 10.1016/S0140-6736(73)90130-X

Full text not available from this repository.

Abstract

A community survey of nearly 3000 women asked about analgesic consumption and urinary-tract symptoms. The proportion of women who had taken an average of more than four tablets per day in the year preceding the survey increased significantly with age. These women had significantly more symptoms of urinary-tract infection, but the differences in plasma-urea, plasma-creatinine, blood-pressure, and urinary-concentrating power were not significant statistically. The results show that some individuals can consume comparatively large amounts of analgesics, including phenacetin, without obvious kidney damage.

Item Type: Article
Date Type: Publication
Status: Published
Schools: Medicine
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
Publisher: Elsevier
ISSN: 0140-6736
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2017 06:51
URI: http://orca-mwe.cf.ac.uk/id/eprint/65407

Citation Data

Cited 35 times in Google Scholar. View in Google Scholar

Cited 20 times in Scopus. View in Scopus. Powered By Scopus® Data

Actions (repository staff only)

Edit Item Edit Item