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Kidney stones linked to heart disease in women

BMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4782 (Published 31 July 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f4782

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Research from the US has confirmed a long suspected association between kidney stones and coronary heart disease, although the link seems confined to women. Analyses of three large and longstanding cohorts showed that female nurses who reported a history of kidney …

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