NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES, vol.17, no.10, pp.734-740, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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NUTRITION METABOLISM AND CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES
total antioxidant capacity, total oxidant status, oxidative stress index, diabetic nephropathy, OXIDATIVE STRESS, ANTIOXIDANT STATUS, LIPID-PEROXIDATION, NITRIC-OXIDE, MELLITUS, MICROALBUMINURIA, PATHOGENESIS, PARAMETERS, RADICALS, NIDDM
Background and aim: Data on oxidative stress in type 2 diabetic patients with diabetic nephropathy is scant. The objective of this study was to investigate possible associations between total oxidant status (TOS) and the severity of diabetic nephropathy in type 2 diabetic patients by using a novel automated measurement method.