Uric Acid: the Past Decade

Rudan, Diana; Polasek, Ozren; Kolcic, Ivana; Rudan, Igor
February 2010
Croatian Medical Journal;Feb2010, Vol. 51 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
The article discusses several publications related to uric acid. It states that the interest of researchers about the topic is constantly increasing as reflected to the numerous articles that were published about it. It notes that their concern is triggered on the role of uric acid in blood pressure, kidney disease and its potential anti-oxidant properties. A chart is also presented depicting several countries, journals and institutions which examine the prevalence of hyperuricemia.


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