Published in Obesity and Diabetes Week, September 25th, 2006
According to recent research from France, "Hyperglycemia increases glomerular filtration rate (GFR), but the influence of HbA1c (A1C) on GFR and GFRs prediction by recommended equations remains to be determined."
"In 193 diabetic patients, we searched for an association between A1C and isotopically measured GFR (51Cr-EDTA) and their predictions by the Cockcroft and Gault formula (CG) and the modification of diet in renal disease (MDRD)...
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