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  Glomerular Filtration Rate Estimate by CKD-EPI Equation

The EBMcalc module Glomerular Filtration Rate Estimate by CKD-EPI Equation is available in EBMcalc Complete Edition.

This calculator yields the following results:
Equation parameters include:
  1. Levey AS, Stevens LA, Schmid CH, et. al. for the CKD-EPI (Chronic Kidney Disease Epidemiology Collaboration). A New Equation to Estimate Glomerular Filtration Rate. Ann Intern Med. 2009 May 5;150(9):604-612. PMID: 19414839 PubMed Logo
  2. Hsu CY. ACP Journal Club. CKD-EPI eGFR categories were better than MDRD categories for predicting mortality in a range of populations. Ann Intern Med. 2012 Nov 20;157(10):JC5-12. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-157-10-201211200-02012. PMID: 23165688 PubMed Logo
  3. Matsushita K, Mahmoodi BK, Woodward M, et. al., Chronic Kidney Disease Prognosis Consortium. Comparison of risk prediction using the CKD-EPI equation and the MDRD study equation for estimated glomerular filtration rate. JAMA. 2012 May 9;307(18):1941-51. doi: 10.1001/jama.2012.3954. PMID: 22570462 PubMed Logo
  4. Parsh J, Seth M, Aronow H, et. al. Choice of Estimated Glomerular Filtration Rate Equation Impacts Drug-Dosing Recommendations and Risk Stratification in Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Undergoing Percutaneous Coronary Interventions. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2015 Jun 30;65(25):2714-23. PMID: 26112195 PubMed Logo


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