Ri sk Fac tor s in the Progres s ion o f Chron ic

  • idney Di sease
  • Published 2005


Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a complex, progressive condition that develops slowly in some individuals, but rapidly in others. In addition to the underlying cause of renal failure, the rate of disease progression may be dictated by the presence of CKD risk factors. The principal outcomes of CKD include progressive loss of kidney function leading to… (More)


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