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KDIGO Launches Anemia Guidelines At-A-Glance Website

KDIGO has launched a new feature on its website: Anemia Guidelines At-A Glance. This visual tool supports physicians by presenting the 2012 KDIGO Anemia Guidelines in the form of five, graphical flow charts, or algorithms: Diagnosis & Evaluation Iron Therapy ESA Therapy Managing ESA Failure Red Blood Cell Transfusions Each…

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Date of publication:
February 27, 2018

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KDIGO Speaker’s Guide: Iron Management in Chronic Kidney Disease

In 2014 KDIGO held a Controversies Conference on the management of iron in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). Bringing together an international panel of experts, the conference was convened to discuss potential safety concerns surrounding the increasing use of intravenous iron in patients with CKD. Following on from the…

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Date of publication:
September 2, 2016

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Practice Guidelines for Iron Deficiency and Anemia in CKD

Iron deficiency anemia is common in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD). As kidney function declines, the incidence and prevalence of anemia increases, particularly in patients with more advanced CKD. Anemia occurs due to loss of functional kidney mass and can be worsened by gastrointestinal bleeding, hemodialysis, frequent blood sampling,…

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Date of publication:
May 19, 2016

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