Supplementing creatinine-based estimates of risk in chronic kidney disease: is it time?

JAMA. 2011 Apr 20;305(15):1593-5. doi: 10.1001/jama.2011.502. Epub 2011 Apr 11.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Comment
  • Editorial
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Biomarkers / analysis*
  • Cohort Studies
  • Creatinine / blood*
  • Cystatin C / blood*
  • Female
  • Forecasting
  • Glomerular Filtration Rate*
  • Humans
  • Kidney Diseases / blood
  • Kidney Diseases / complications*
  • Kidney Diseases / mortality
  • Kidney Diseases / urine
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Models, Theoretical
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Prognosis
  • Renal Insufficiency / etiology*
  • Renal Insufficiency / mortality
  • Risk Assessment

Substances

  • Biomarkers
  • Cystatin C
  • Creatinine