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Diagnosing and monitoring CKD in practice

Publication date: Wednesday, 06 October 2010

Diagnosing chronic kidney disease (CKD) and monitoring kidney function are key steps in improving management. This article reviews the recommendations on making a diagnosis of CKD, including staging patients, and the tests available for monitoring kidney function, with explanations of how to test patients, what the findings mean, and how to act on the findings.

Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 1 Number 1 PCCJ Online 2010

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