A tool developed by the Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology in collaboration with the National Institutes of Diabetes, Digestive, and Kidney Diseases to estimate the glomerular filtration rate of patients with differing serum creatinine levels. The equation takes into account the patient's gender, race, age, body weight, and history of organ transplantation or of diabetes mellitus.
CKD-EPI creatinine equation
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Venes, Donald, editor. "CKD-EPI Creatinine Equation." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/769473/0/CKD_EPI_creatinine_equation.
CKD-EPI creatinine equation. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/769473/0/CKD_EPI_creatinine_equation. Accessed May 8, 2021.
CKD-EPI creatinine equation. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/769473/0/CKD_EPI_creatinine_equation
CKD-EPI Creatinine Equation [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2021 May 08]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/769473/0/CKD_EPI_creatinine_equation.
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