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Kidney Disease

Editors' Choice of Best Available Content

This collection features the best content from AFP, as identified by the AFP editors, on kidney disease and related issues, including acute renal failure, chronic kidney disease, dialysis, hematuria, proteinuria, and renal disease. New research may affect the interpretation and application of this material. Clinical judgment is advised. Note that AFP content published within the past 12 months is accessible to AAFP members and paid subscribers only.

Categories

Overview

Screening and Diagnosis

Treatment

Complications and Special Situations

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care

Other AFP Content



Overview

09/01/2014 Autosomal Dominant Polycystic Kidney Disease
07/15/2014 ACP Releases Guideline on Screening, Monitoring, and Treatment of Stage 1 to 3 Chronic Kidney Disease [Practice Guidelines]
10/01/2012 Acute Kidney Injury: A Guide to Diagnosis and Management Algorithm
08/01/2007 Acute Renal Failure [Clinical Evidence Handbook]

Screening and Diagnosis

02/15/2014 Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease [Putting Prevention into Practice]
02/15/2014 Screening for Chronic Kidney Disease: Recommendation Statement [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]
11/15/2011 Chronic Kidney Disease: Detection and Evaluation Algorithm
08/01/2009 Radiologic Evaluation of Suspected Renovascular Hypertension
08/01/2008 Radiologic Evaluation of Hematuria: Guidelines from the American College of Radiology's Appropriateness Criteria
01/15/2007 Chronic Kidney Disease Screening Recommended in Patients with CVD [Practice Guidelines]
05/15/2006 Assessment of Microscopic Hematuria in Adults Algorithm Patient Education
03/15/2005 Urinalysis: A Comprehensive Review
09/15/2000 Proteinuria in Adults: A Diagnostic Approach Algorithm

Treatment

10/15/2012 Update on the Management of Chronic Kidney Disease
04/01/2012 End-Stage Renal Disease: Symptom Management and Advance Care Planning Patient Education
12/15/2010 End-stage Renal Disease [Clinical Evidence Handbook]
01/01/2010 Statins for Non-Dialysis Chronic Kidney Disease [Cochrane for Clinicians]
07/01/2007 ACE Inhibitors vs. ARBs for Patients with Diabetic Kidney Disease [Cochrane for Clinicians]
05/15/2007 Drug Dosing Adjustments in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Complications and Special Situations

03/15/2016 Diagnosis and Management of Nephrotic Syndrome in Adults Algorithm Differential Diagnosis
10/01/2009 Gadolinium-Associated Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis
09/15/2008 Drug-Induced Nephrotoxicity
08/15/2006 CDC Reports on End-stage Renal Disease in Patients with Diabetes [Practice Guidelines]
07/01/2006 Antihypertensive Agents for Prevention of Diabetic Nephropathy [Cochrane for Clinicians]
07/01/2005 Diabetic Nephropathy: Common Questions Patient Education
06/15/2003 Diagnosis and Management of Acute Interstitial Nephritis Algorithm Patient Education

Editorials and Letters

Patient Education, Self-Care

03/15/2016 Nephrotic Syndrome Patient Education
04/01/2012 Advanced Kidney Disease Patient Education

From FamilyDoctor.org

AAFP's Patient Education Resource

Chronic Kidney Disease
Polycystic Kidney Disease
Interstitial Nephritis
Kidney Stones

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