When Should Commence Dialysis: Focusing on the Predialysis Condition

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The prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD), as defined by the NFK-KDOQI (the national kidney foundation kidney disease outcomes quality initiative) guidelines, is a glomerular filtration rate less than 60 mL/min/1.73 m(2) or the presence of microalbuminuria. CKD is increasing worldwide, leading to an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. There is… (More)
DOI: 10.5812/numonthly.5435

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@inproceedings{Maffei2013WhenSC, title={When Should Commence Dialysis: Focusing on the Predialysis Condition}, author={Stefano Maffei and Silvana Savoldi and Giorgio Triolo}, booktitle={Nephro-urology monthly}, year={2013} }