Journal Article

IV.5.7 Obesity and weight gain

in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation

Published on behalf of European Renal Association - European Dialysis and Transplant Assoc

Volume 17, issue suppl_4, pages 29-30
Published in print April 2002 | ISSN: 0931-0509
Published online April 2002 | e-ISSN: 1460-2385 | DOI:
IV.5.7 Obesity and weight gain

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A. Obesity (BMI >30 kg/m2) and weight gain are associated with increased prevalence of cardiovascular disease after transplantation. Appropriate dietary and lifestyle measures should be recommended to these patients.

(Evidence level B)

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Subjects: Nephrology

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