Obesity After Kidney Transplantation —Results of a KTx360°Substudy

ConclusionsOur results suggest that obesity represents a serious problem in KTx patients, especially regarding the association between increasing BMI and decreasing graft functioning (eGFR). However, this aspect is often overlooked and information on effective treatment options for these patients are scarce making further research on this topic necessary.
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research

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Source: Journal of Vestibular Research: Equilibrium and Orientation - Category: Neuroscience Tags: J Vestib Res Source Type: research
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