Racial Differences in Markers of Mineral Metabolism in Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease
Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 04/13/2012
Jovanovich A et al. – In advanced CKD not requiring dialysis, blacks have lower FGF–23 concentrations than whites. Blacks with CKD and ESRD have lower 25(OH)D and higher intact parathyroid hormone compared with whites, independent of FGF–23 concentrations.