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Fig. 8 | BMC Nephrology

Fig. 8

From: Role of low protein diet in management of different stages of chronic kidney disease - practical aspects

Fig. 8

Example to show lack of benefit of dietary modification when kidney function is deteriorating rapidly. Serial weight and creatinine values in a 52 years old male with hypertensive nephrosclerosis. He maintained stable creatinine for many years on regular diet. He then resorted to alternative therapy. Following that, his creatinine started rising rapidly. Very low protein diet supplemented with KA was started but had no significant impact

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