What do we know about chronic kidney disease in India: first report of the Indian CKD registry

@inproceedings{Rajapurkar2012WhatDW,
  title={What do we know about chronic kidney disease in India: first report of the Indian CKD registry},
  author={Mohan Manohar Rajapurkar and George Tharayil John and Ashok L. Kirpalani and Georgi Abraham and Sanjay Kumar Agarwal and Alan Fernandes Almeida and Sishir D. Gang and Amit Gupta and Gopesh K. Modi and Dilip Kumar Pahari and Ramdas Pisharody and Jai Prakash and Anuradha S Raman and Devinder Singh Rana and Raj Kumar Sharma and Rabindranath Sahoo and Vinay Kumar Sakhuja and Ravi Raju Tatapudi and Vivekanand Jha},
  booktitle={BMC nephrology},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND There are no national data on the magnitude and pattern of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in India. The Indian CKD Registry documents the demographics, etiological spectrum, practice patterns, variations and special characteristics. METHODS Data was collected for this cross-sectional study in a standardized format according to predetermined criteria. Of the 52,273 adult patients, 35.5%, 27.9%, 25.6% and 11% patients came from South, North, West and East zones respectively. RESULTS… CONTINUE READING

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