[How to manage chronic kidney disease before dialysis].

@article{Smelten2009HowTM,
  title={[How to manage chronic kidney disease before dialysis].},
  author={Nicole Smelten and J M Krzesinski},
  journal={Revue medicale de Liege},
  year={2009},
  volume={64 2},
  pages={79-85}
}
Chronic renal failure is usually a silent disease until its late stage, especially in elderly people. Screening for such disease is particularly useful in hypertensive diabetic patients above 50 years. The causes are indeed often vascular or metabolic (directly or not directly linked to diabetes mellitus). Other less frequent causes are yet possible. The… CONTINUE READING