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Introduction. The aim of the study was to determine the frequency and risk factors for diabetic nephropathy (DN) in patients with type 2 diabetes as well as the factors related to kidney function decrease over a three-year period. Methods. The study involved 81 patients with type 2 diabetes, initially classified into two groups: the first group was...

By MARIJANA KOVAČEVIĆ, SNEŽANA MALIŠ, MAKSIM KOVAČEVIĆ, VERICA PRODANOVIĆ, OLIVERA ČANČAR, SINIŠA RISTIĆ, NENAD PETKOVIĆ, LJUBICA ĐUKANOVIĆ

Introduction. Academy of Medical Science of Serbian Medical Society introduced collaboration between Belgrade nephrologists and general practitioners with the aim of examining the prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in populations at risk as well as of checking whether collaboration with general practitioners contributed to implementation of...

By LJUBICA ĐUKANOVIĆ, VIŠNJA LEŽAIĆ

Introduction. The aim of the study was to examine whether biomarkers of oxidative stress and antioxidant enzyme activities are among other risk factors for diabetic nephropathy (DN). Methods. The study involved 70 patients with type 2 diabetes (37 males, aged 41 to 81 years) allocated to two groups: one of 32 patients with DN and the other of 38 pa...

By SNEŽANA MALIŠ, ANA SAVIĆ-RADOJEVIĆ, MARIJANA KOVAČEVIĆ, OLIVERA ČANČAR, DRAGANA PAVLOVIĆ, LJUBICA ĐUKANOVIĆ

Arterial microcalcification is common in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and presents a significant predictor of both general and cardiovascularmortality. The study involved 22 patients (14 males, aged 60.5± 12.1) with chronic kidney disease (eGFR 11.9 ± 2.3 ml/min/1.73m2) undergoing their first AVF surgery. Radial artery s...

By NENAD PETKOVIĆ, RADOSLAV GAJANIN, LJUBICA DJUKANOVIĆ

Introduction. Screening for chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been advisedin high-risk populations. However, data on the prevalence of early asymptomaticstages vary and depend on the definition of CKD. In the present studysubjects at risk for CKD (patients with diabetes mellitus type 2-DM2, withhypertension and older than 60 years without diabetes a...

By JELENA SEFEROVIĆ, VIŠNJA LEŽAIĆ