Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Guidelines

Updated: Apr 02, 2021
  • 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 [45]  – 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, 47, 100] ; CKD mineral and bone disorder [79] ; lipid management [88]
  • Canadian Society of Nephrology [52]  – Initiation of chronic dialysis
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (United Kingdom) [81]  – Management of hyperphosphatemia