Accurate eGFR reporting for children without anthropometric data.

@article{Bakker2017AccurateER,
  title={Accurate eGFR reporting for children without anthropometric data.},
  author={Emil den Bakker and R. Gemke and J. V. van Wijk and I. Hubeek and B. Stoffel‐Wagner and A. Grubb and A. B{\"o}kenkamp},
  journal={Clinica chimica acta; international journal of clinical chemistry},
  year={2017},
  volume={474},
  pages={
          38-43
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Reporting estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) instead of serum concentrations is advised in current guidelines. Most creatinine-based eGFR equations for children require height, a parameter not readily available to laboratories. Combining height-dependent creatinine- and cystatin C-based eGFR improves performance. Recently, a height-independent creatinine-based eGFR equation has been developed. AIM To compare the combination of height-independent creatinine- and cystatin… Expand
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