Effects of High Dietary Fiber Supplementation on Uremic Retention Molecules and Inflammation in Diabetic CKD
Allocation: Non-Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
Uremic Toxins and inflammation in CKD
1. To examine whether the higher serum levels of p-cresyl sulfate and indoxyl sulfate partly explain the increased serum levels of hsCRP, IL-6 and TNF-α in stage 3-4 CKD compared to stage 1-2 CKD.
Nestor Almeida, MD
University of Utah
Faculty Sponsor: Srinivasan Beddhu
|University of Utah nephrology clinics, the internal medicine and endocrinology clinics||Salt Lake City, Utah 84112|