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Diabetic nephropathy 

Diabetic nephropathy
Chapter:
Diabetic nephropathy
Source:
Heart Disease and Diabetes (Oxford Diabetes Library) (2 ed.)
Author(s):

Miles Fisher

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199604562.003.0089

Diabetic nephropathy develops in 40% of patients with type 1 diabetes and 30% of patients with type 2 diabetes

Microalbuminuria is a marker of patients who will progress to overt diabetic nephropathy, and indicates a poor cardiovascular prognosis

A multi-risk factor intervention for patients with type 2 diabetes and microalbuminuria reduces renal and cardiovascular outcomes...

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