Why multidisciplinary clinics should be the standard for treating chronic kidney disease

@article{Filler2012WhyMC,
  title={Why multidisciplinary clinics should be the standard for treating chronic kidney disease},
  author={Guido Filler and Steven E. Lipshultz},
  journal={Pediatric Nephrology},
  year={2012},
  volume={27},
  pages={1831-1834}
}
In adults, strong evidence indicates that slowing progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) requires an integrated, multidisciplinary approach. In children, however, this approach has not been studied. This editorial commentary to the study by Ajarmeh et al in this volume of Pediatric Nephrology highlights how a dedicated, multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, pharmacists, dieticians, social workders and clinic data managers slowed the progression of CKD in children to a remarkable… CONTINUE READING

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