Gaps between Global Guidelines and Local Practices in CKD-MBD

  • Gheun Ho Kim
  • Published 2014 in Electrolyte & blood pressure : E & BP

Abstract

The term 'chronic kidney disease-mineral bone disorder' (CKD-MBD) is a new term that, in contrast to the old term 'renal osteodystrophy', implies a systemic syndrome associated with cardiovascular morbidity and mortality. This new terminology is in line with previous studies that show elevated serum calcium, phosphorus, and parathyroid hormone (PTH) levels… (More)
DOI: 10.5049/EBP.2014.12.2.35

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