Impaired microvascular endothelial function in vitamin D-deficient diabetic nephropathy patients.

@article{Munisamy2013ImpairedME,
  title={Impaired microvascular endothelial function in vitamin D-deficient diabetic nephropathy patients.},
  author={Seetha Munisamy and Mohd Daud Kamaliah and A H Suhaidarwani and Wan Mohd Zahiruddin and Aida Hanum Ghulam Rasool},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={14 6},
  pages={466-71}
}
AIMS This study aims to compare microvascular endothelial function between vitamin D-deficient and nondeficient groups of patients with diabetic nephropathy. Serum levels of the inflammatory marker high-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) were also measured. METHODS This prospective cross-sectional study involved 70 patients with diabetic nephropathy… CONTINUE READING