Kidney Function Decline Faster in Diabetes

July 30, 2018
Gregory M. Weiss, MD

Kidney function decline tends to be more rapid among diabetes patients vs patients without diabetes, according to a new study. 

Reference: Warren B, Rebholz CM, Sang Y, et al. Diabetes and trajectories of estimated glomerular filtration rate: A prospective cohort analysis of the atherosclerosis risk in communities study. Diabetes Care. 2018;41:1646:1653.