Amr M. Kurdi
King Saud University
Renal functionProspective cohort studyKidney diseaseCreatinineDiabetes mellitus
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#1Amaar A. Bakhit (KSU: King Saud University)H-Index: 1
#2Amr M. Kurdi (KSU: King Saud University)H-Index: 1
Last. Abdulkareem Alsuwaida (KSU: King Saud University)H-Index: 12
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Objectives: To examin the effect of Ramadan fasting on worsening of renal function (WRF). Method: This was a single-arm prospective observational study including 65 patients with stage 3 or higher chronic kidney disease (CKD). By definition, WRF was considered to have occurred when serum creatinine levels increased by 0.3 mg/dL (26.5 µmol/l) from baseline during or within 3 months after Ramadan. The study was conducted in the Nephrology Clinic of King Khalid University Hospital, Riyadh, Kingdom ...
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