ACE inhibitor renal benefits do not translate to transplants

Beneficial effects of ACE inhibitors on renal function in patients with proteinuria do not translate to kidney transplant recipients, according to results from the first placebo-controlled, randomised controlled trial to address the issue. A Canadian and New Zealand research team randomised 213 transplant recipients with proteinuria of 0.2 g/day or more to ramipril 5 mg/day ...

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