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Review Article

Molecular Mechanisms and Treatment Strategies in Diabetic Nephropathy: New Avenues for Calcium Dobesilate—Free Radical Scavenger and Growth Factor Inhibition

Table 2

Comparisons between CaD treatment and control treatment groups in UAER changes from baseline.

Number of studiesNumber of subjects (CaD versus control)WMD from baseline95% CI

All7220/216, 92%
Monotherapy388/84, 63%
Combination with ACEI/ARB treatment4132/132, 92%