Background: Higher-protein weight-loss diets (defined as >25% of
energy as protein) are not recommended for individuals with type 2
diabetes because of their potential adverse effect on renal function.
Objective: We aimed to examine the effect of such diets on renal
function over 12 mo in people with type 2 diabetes and early renal
Design: Overweight and obese people with type 2 diabetes were
screened to identify those with an albumin:creatinine ratio from 3 to...
Authors: David Jesudason, Eva Pedersen, Peter Clifton