High total and LDL cholesterol levels increased risk of chronic kidney disease

From Internal Medicine News, 23 July 2014: MELBOURNE – Elevated total cholesterol and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in patients with coronary heart disease were significantly associated with an increased risk of chronic kidney disease, according to a retrospective analysis of data from two large, randomized, controlled trials. Data presented at the World Congress of Cardiology Continue reading High total and LDL cholesterol levels increased risk of chronic kidney disease