Weight loss and proteinuria: systematic review of clinical trials and comparative cohorts.

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BACKGROUND Obesity is a risk factor for the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD). The impact of weight loss on proteinuria and renal function is less clear. We aimed to determine the effect of intentional weight loss on proteinuria and kidney function. METHODS Three bibliographic databases including Medline, Cochrane and SCUPOS as well as reference… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/ndt/gfp640

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