Journal article icon

Journal article

Intensive glucose control improves kidney outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Abstract:

The effect of intensive glucose control on major kidney outcomes in type 2 diabetes remains unclear. To study this, the ADVANCE trial randomly assigned 11,140 participants to an intensive glucose-lowering strategy (hemoglobin A1c target 6.5% or less) or standard glucose control. Treatment effects on end-stage renal disease ((ESRD), requirement for dialysis or renal transplantation), total kidney events, renal death, doubling of creatinine to above 200 μmol/l, new-onset macroalbuminuria or mic...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1038/ki.2012.401

Authors


Perkovic, V More by this author
Heerspink, HL More by this author
Chalmers, J More by this author
Woodward, M More by this author
Expand authors...
Journal:
Kidney international
Volume:
83
Issue:
3
Pages:
517-523
Publication date:
2013-03-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1523-1755
ISSN:
0085-2538
URN:
uuid:2d8c0b58-c8b4-4925-9efb-5baa6a875765
Source identifiers:
377617
Local pid:
pubs:377617

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP