Clinical Management of Chronic Kidney Disease

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Professional Communications, 2006 - Medical - 302 pages
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Adverse outcomes of CKD, including endstage renal disease, cardiovascular disease (CVD), and premature death, can be prevented or delayed by medical interventions. This handbook presents diagnostic tools to identify the CKD patient in the outpatient practice setting, including risk stratification. Comprehensive management strategies to reduce the risk of CKD and maximize the health of the CKD patient are presented, including proper management of hypertensin, CVD risk factors, proteinuria, anemia, and renal bone disease.
 

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Contents

Definition
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TABLES
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3 Association of Measured GFR With
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Epidemiology of
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1 Risk to Age 79 Years of Death From Selected
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National Kidney Foundation
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Progression of
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1 Risk Factors for Initiation and Progression
61
1 ACE Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor
162
Management of Proteinuria
167
2 Prevalence of Hyperkalemia in Randomized
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Management of Anemia
185
1 Erythropoetic Agents Available in
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2 Estimated Darbepoetin AlfaEpoetin Alfa
198
Prevention of Renal Bone Disease
209
1 Clinical Manifestations of Secondary
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Diabetes and
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1 Screening for Retinopathy
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5 Secondary Prevention of Diabetic
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6 Reduction in the Risk of Progressive Diabetic
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7 Cumulative Proportion of Patients Developing
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8 Effects of Individual Antihypertensive
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Hypertension and
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1 AASK End Points by Blood Pressure Goal
124
Management of Cardiovascular Risk Factors
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1 Traditional and Nontraditional
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5 The Management of Dyslipidemia
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Central Role of ReninAngiotensinAldosterone
159
6 Serum Levels of Intact PTH Calcium
224
Metabolic Acidosis in
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Diet and Nutritional Therapy
237
1 Factors Associated With
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DrugDosing Considerations
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1 Drugs Exhibiting a Reduction
247
Special Issues for the Patient Who
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CKD ClinicsJoint Management
263
1 Components of Optimal Care by National
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Index
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