Urinary Urea Nitrogen-Creatinine Ratio as Indicator of Recent Protein Intake in Field Studies

Am J Clin Nutr. 1972 May;25(5):539-42. doi: 10.1093/ajcn/25.5.539.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Africa
  • Amino Acids / blood
  • Asia
  • Child
  • Child Nutritional Physiological Phenomena
  • Child, Preschool
  • Creatinine / urine*
  • Dietary Proteins*
  • Diuresis
  • Ethnic Groups
  • Europe
  • Evaluation Studies as Topic
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Nitrogen / urine
  • Nutrition Surveys
  • Sulfates / urine
  • Sulfur / urine
  • Time Factors
  • Urea / urine*

Substances

  • Amino Acids
  • Dietary Proteins
  • Sulfates
  • Sulfur
  • Urea
  • Creatinine
  • Nitrogen