Diabetic nephropathy

M. E. Molitch, R. A. DeFronzo, M. J. Franz, W. F. Keane, C. E. Mogensen, H. H. Parving, M. W. Steffes

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Abstract

Annual screening for microalbuminuria will allow the identification of patients with nephropathy at a point very early in its course. Improving glycemic control, aggressive antihypertensive treatment, and the use of ACE inhibitors will slow the rate of progression of nephropathy. In addition, protein restriction and other treatment modalities such as phosphate lowering may have benefits in selected patients.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalDiabetes care
Volume23
Issue number1 SUPPL.
StatePublished - Jan 1 2000

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