Diabetic nephropathy and antihypertensive treatment: what are the lessons from clinical trials?

Abstract

Diabetic nephropathy is the most serious problem among current issues in nephrology, as 40% of the cases of end-stage renal disease are due to this entity. The close relationship between type 2 diabetes and hypertension makes the problem even more severe. The knowledge of the intrarenal effects of angiotensin II and the greater effect of angiotensin… (More)

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@article{Lasaridis2003DiabeticNA, title={Diabetic nephropathy and antihypertensive treatment: what are the lessons from clinical trials?}, author={Anastasios N. Lasaridis and Pantelis A Sarafidis}, journal={American journal of hypertension}, year={2003}, volume={16 8}, pages={689-97} }