[Current management of renal anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease at the predialysis stage].

@article{Kuriyama2007CurrentMO,
  title={[Current management of renal anemia in patients with chronic kidney disease at the predialysis stage].},
  author={Satoru Kuriyama and Yasushi Otsuka and Daijiro Uetake and Izumi Shirai and Takamichi Hosoya},
  journal={Nihon Jinzo Gakkai shi},
  year={2007},
  volume={49 5},
  pages={
          505-10
        }
}
OBJECTIVE Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are frequently complicated by renal anemia as renal function declines. However, clinical guidelines on erythrocyte stimulating agents (erythropoietin : EPO) for such patients have not been established. Current clinical practice for EPO administration is based on the recommendations of the Japanese health insurance regulations, which have not always been supported by clinical evidence. MATERIALS & METHODS The study subjects were 49 patients… CONTINUE READING

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