Chronic Kidney Disease Guidelines

Updated: Oct 26, 2020
  • Author: Pradeep Arora, MD; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Guidelines

Guidelines Summary

Guidelines on chronic kidney disease (CKD) have been issued by the following:

  • American College of Physicians [43] –Screening, monitoring, and treatment of stage 1-3 CKD
  •  National Kidney Foundation–Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (NKF-KDOQI)–Evaluation, Classification, and Stratification [2, 3, 45] ; CKD mineral and bone disorder [75] ; lipid management [84]
  • Canadian Society of Nephrology [50] –Initiation of chronic dialysis
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (United Kingdom) [77] –Management of hyperphosphatemia