Intervention Protocol

Glucose targets for preventing diabetic kidney disease and its progression

  1. Salvatore De Cosmo1,
  2. Antonio Pacilli1,
  3. Olga Lamacchia2,
  4. Mauro Cignarelli3,
  5. Paola Fioretto4,
  6. Mariacristina Vecchio5,
  7. Giovanni FM Strippoli5,6,7,*

Editorial Group: Cochrane Renal Group

Published Online: 17 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010137


How to Cite

De Cosmo S, Pacilli A, Lamacchia O, Cignarelli M, Fioretto P, Vecchio M, Strippoli GFM. Glucose targets for preventing diabetic kidney disease and its progression (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 10. Art. No.: CD010137. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010137.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Scientific Institute CSS, Endocrinology, San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy

  2. 2

    University of Foggia, Department of Endocrinology, Foggia, Italy

  3. 3

    University of Foggia, Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Unit of Endocrinology, Foggia, Italy

  4. 4

    University of Padova, Department of Medicine, Padova, Italy

  5. 5

    Mario Negri Sud Consortium, Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Epidemiology, Santa Maria Imbaro, Chieti, Italy

  6. 6

    The University of Sydney, Sydney School of Public Health, Sydney, Australia

  7. 7

    Diaverum, Medical-Scientific Office, Lund, Sweden

*Giovanni FM Strippoli, strippoli@negrisud.it.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New
  2. Published Online: 17 OCT 2012

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Abstract

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  2. Abstract

This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

This review aims to look at the benefits and harms of:

  1. tight versus not-tight glycaemic control for preventing the onset and progression of kidney disease, cardiovascular events or death in people with diabetes
  2. tight versus not-tight glycaemic control for preventing the progression of kidney disease in people with diabetes.