Distribution of cardiovascular disease and retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes according to different classification systems for chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional analysis of the renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events (RIACE) Italian multicenter study

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BACKGROUND The National Kidney Foundation's Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (NKF's KDOQI) staging system for chronic kidney disease (CKD) is based primarily on estimated GFR (eGFR). This study aimed at assessing whether reclassification of subjects with type 2 diabetes using two recent classifications based on both eGFR and albuminuria, the… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1475-2840-13-59

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@inproceedings{Pugliese2014DistributionOC, title={Distribution of cardiovascular disease and retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes according to different classification systems for chronic kidney disease: a cross-sectional analysis of the renal insufficiency and cardiovascular events (RIACE) Italian multicenter study}, author={Giuseppe Pugliese and Anna Solini and Enzo Bonora and Emanuela Orsi and Gianpaolo Zerbini and Cecilia Fondelli and Gabriella Gruden and Franco Cavalot and Olga Lamacchia and Roberto Trevisan and Monica Vedovato and Giuseppe Penno}, booktitle={Cardiovascular diabetology}, year={2014} }