Diabetes and hypertension have become leading causes of CKD in Chinese elderly patients: a comparison between 1990-1991 and 2009-2010

International Urology and Nephrology, 06/04/2012

Diabetes and hypertension have increased and become the leading causes of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in elderly Chinese patients. Improvement in the control of CKD complications has been significant, mainly regarding anemia, hypertension, dyslipidemia, and hypoproteinemia.

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