Chronic kidney disease and automatic reporting of estimated glomerular filtration rate: revised recommendations.

@article{Mathew2007ChronicKD,
  title={Chronic kidney disease and automatic reporting of estimated glomerular filtration rate: revised recommendations.},
  author={Timothy Hamish Mathew and David W Johnson and Graham Ross Dallas Jones},
  journal={The Medical journal of Australia},
  year={2007},
  volume={187 8},
  pages={459-63}
}
Since publication of the Australasian Creatinine Consensus Working Group's position statement in 2005, most Australasian laboratories now automatically report an estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) (based on the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease [MDRD] formula) with results of serum creatinine tests in adults. Anecdotal evidence suggests that automatic reporting of eGFR helps to identify asymptomatic kidney dysfunction at an earlier stage and to develop rational and appropriate… CONTINUE READING

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