Researchers also discover that adherence to the diet is associated with slower eGFR decline.
Greater proteinuria also associated with increased odds of masked and sustained hypertension.
The effect may be mediated by an acute reduction in sympathetic nervous system activity.
Study demonstrated six- and 12-month survival rates of 58% and 49%, respectively.
Study reveals 36% increased risk among women and 22% increased risk among men.
Moderate or severe periodontal disease in this population is associated with a nearly 2.3 times increased death risk.
Their presence is associated with a greater than threefold increased risk.