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Impact of glycaemic control on the effect of direct renin inhibition in the AVOID study

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Hyperglycaemia induces development and progression of microvascular complications in diabetes. A direct link between high glucose levels and intrarenal renin-angiotensin activation has been demonstrated. This post-hoc analysis assessed the influence of baseline glycaemic control on the reduction of albuminuria with aliskiren or placebo added to losartan in the Aliskiren in the EValuation of PrOteinuria In Diabetes (AVOID) study.
Original languageEnglish
JournalJournal of the Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System
Volume13
Issue number2
Pages (from-to)250-3
Number of pages4
ISSN1470-3203
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2012

    Research areas

  • Adolescent, Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Amides, Body Mass Index, Diabetes Complications, Female, Fumarates, Health Surveys, Hemoglobin A, Glycosylated, Humans, Hyperglycemia, Hypoglycemic Agents, Male, Middle Aged, Placebos, Proteinuria, Renin, Young Adult

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