Funding for this research was provided by:
University hospital of Nimes (“Thématiques phares et Thématiques émergentes”)
Received: 30 December 2019
Accepted: 12 April 2020
First Online: 21 April 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was approved by the institutional review board (attributed number: 16.11.03) and carried out in accordance with the Helsinki Declaration as revised in 2008. All patients gave oral informed consent to participate in the study, as required by the administration according to the opinion of the Ethics committee.
: Not applicable.
: Olivier Moranne is associated editor of the BMC Nephrology Journal.