Diabetic kidney disease: a clinical update from Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes.

@article{Molitch2015DiabeticKD,
  title={Diabetic kidney disease: a clinical update from Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes.},
  author={Mark E Molitch and Amanda Ingham Adler and Allan Flyvbjerg and Robert G Nelson and Wing-Yee So and Christoph Wanner and Bertram L. Kasiske and David C. Wheeler and Dick de Zeeuw and Carl Erik Mogensen},
  journal={Kidney international},
  year={2015},
  volume={87 1},
  pages={20-30}
}
The incidence and prevalence of diabetes mellitus (DM) continue to grow markedly throughout the world, due primarily to the increase in type 2 DM (T2DM). Although improvements in DM and hypertension management have reduced the proportion of diabetic individuals who develop chronic kidney disease (CKD) and progress to end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the sheer increase in people developing DM will have a major impact on dialysis and transplant needs. This KDIGO conference addressed a number of… CONTINUE READING