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N-terminal fragment of probrain natriuretic peptide is associated with diabetes microvascular complications in type 2 diabetes [Corrigendum]

Authors Hamano K, Nakadaira I, Suzuki J, Gonai M

Received 9 October 2014

Accepted for publication 9 October 2014

Published 13 November 2014 Volume 2014:10 Pages 649—650


Hamano K, Nakadaira I, Suzuki J, Gonai M. Vasc Health Risk Manag. 2014;10:585–589.

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Table 1 Characteristics of subjects with and without diabetic complications
Notes: Data are mean ± SD. *Presence of any of diabetic complications (DMR, nephropathy, DSN, CVD, and PAD). P-values in bold were demonstrated to have adequate effect size.
Abbreviations: BMI, body mass index; HbA1c, hemoglobin A1c; SBP, systolic blood pressure; DBP, diastolic blood pressure; LDL, low-density lipoprotein; HDL, high-density lipoprotein; NT-proBNP, N-terminal fragment of probrain natriuretic peptide; IMTL, intima media thickness of left carotid; IMTR, intima media thickness of right carotid; PWV, pulse wave velocity; ABI, ankle brachial index; LVH, left ventricular hypertrophy; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; R, right; L, left; SD, standard deviation; CVD, cardiovascular disease; PAD, peripheral artery disease; DMR, diabetes mellitus retinopathy; DSN, distal sensory neuropathy.

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