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Effects of fenofibrate on renal function in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: the Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) Study.

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AIMS/HYPOTHESIS: Fenofibrate caused an acute, sustained plasma creatinine increase in the Fenofibrate Intervention and Event Lowering in Diabetes (FIELD) and Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) studies. We assessed fenofibrate's renal effects overall and in a FIELD washout sub-study. METHODS: Type 2 diabetic patients (n = 9,795) aged 50 to 75 years were randomly assigned to fenofibrate (n = 4,895) or placebo (n = 4,900) for 5 years, after 6 weeks fenofibrate run-in. Al...

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10.1007/s00125-010-1951-1

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Journal:
Diabetologia
Volume:
54
Issue:
2
Pages:
280-290
Publication date:
2011-02-05
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EISSN:
1432-0428
ISSN:
0012-186X
URN:
uuid:cd6d91e9-19fe-4678-a959-13998d540867
Source identifiers:
215828
Local pid:
pubs:215828

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