Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes


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Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes

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KDIGO

An international foundation administered by the National Kidney Foundation (U.S.) that aims to foster collaboration in the study of kidney diseases and the dissemination of the best treatment practices through the publication of clinical guidelines.
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3] Nonstandard abbreviations: GFR, glomerular filtration rate; MDRD-IDMS, Modification of Diet in Renal Disease-isotope dilution mass spectrometry; CKD-EPI, Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration; CrCl, creatinine clearance; CG, CockcroftGault; sCr, serum creatinine; CysC, cystatin C; KDIGO, Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes.
The burden of kidney disease: Improving global outcomes.
Define the term chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorders (CKD-MBD), as outlined by Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO)
In 2009, Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) published new clinical practice guidelines for the diagnosis, evaluation, prevention and treatment of chronic kidney disease-mineral and bone disorders (CKD-MBD) (KDIGO, 2009).
These guiding principles include Kidney Disease Outcome Quality Initiative Guidelines (KDOQI) published in 2006; Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes Guidelines (KDIGO) published in 2012; and most recently NICE (National Institute for Health and Care Excellence) 2015 recommendations.
On May 13th Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) held the first meeting of its Work Group Co-chairs and Evidence Review Team developing the KDIGO Clinical Practice Guideline on Living Kidney Donation.
45 mmol/L) by the Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) CKD-MBD Workgroup (2009).
Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO), an international organization created to develop clinical practice guidelines for improving the care of kidney patients worldwide, will transition to independent management, its board and the National Kidney Foundation (NKF) jointly announced.
National Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIG0) CKD Work Group.
The conference, which will be organized by a global organization managed by NKF called Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KIDGO), will be held February 2-4, 2006 in Lisbon, Portugal.