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Predicting the risk of chronic kidney disease in the UK: an evaluation of QKidney® scores using a primary care database.

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BACKGROUND: Chronic kidney disease is a major health concern that, if left untreated, may progress to end-stage kidney failure (ESKF). Identifying individuals at an increased risk of kidney disease and who might benefit from a therapeutic or preventive intervention is an important challenge. AIM: To evaluate the performance of the QKidney® scores for predicting 5-year risk of developing moderate-severe kidney disease and ESKF in an independent UK cohort of patients from general practice reco...

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10.3399/bjgp12x636065

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Journal:
The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners
Volume:
62
Issue:
597
Pages:
e243-e250
Publication date:
2012-04-05
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EISSN:
1478-5242
ISSN:
0960-1643
URN:
uuid:7f35974d-57ce-4b6d-b349-cd3d6be87beb
Source identifiers:
325530
Local pid:
pubs:325530

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