Serum uric acid is a determinant of metabolic syndrome in a population-based study

Onat A., Uyarel H., Hergenc G., Karabulut A., Albayrak S., Sari I., ...More

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF HYPERTENSION, vol.19, no.10, pp.1055-1062, 2006 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Determination of serum uric acid concentrations and role in risk of metabolic syndrome (MS) were investigated in 1877 participants in a cross-sectional population-based study including a brief follow-up.