The online home for the primary care professionals managing patients with cardiovascular disease, diabetes and related diseases.

Making Sense of Chronic Kidney Disease

Publication date: Friday, 30 September 2011
Contributor(s): Karen Jenkins

What exactly is chronic kidney disease (CKD), what causes it and how is it diagnosed? In this article we get down to the basics of defining what CKD is, and explore the stages of CKD. We review CKD progression and the assessment and management recommendations for each stage of CKD.

Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 1 Number 1 PCCJ Online 2011
Contributor(s): Karen Jenkins

Article search and filter