Screening for End-stage Renal Disease (ESRD)
- Body size
- Blood creatinine level
|Stage||Glomerular Filtration Rate (GFR)|
|1||over 90 mL/min (normal)|
|2||60-89 mL/min (mild decrease)|
|3||30-59 mL/min (moderate decrease)|
|4||15-29 mL/min (severe decrease)|
|5||under 15 mL/min (kidney failure or end-stage renal disease)|
Chronic kidney disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed . Updated April 22, 2013. Accessed July 2, 2013.
End-stage renal disease. National Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases website. Available at: http://www2.niddk.nih.gov/Research/ScientificAreas/Kidney/KEB.htm Updated September 15, 2010. Accessed July 2, 2013.
Yu, HT. Progression of chronic renal failure. Arch Int Med . 2003;163:1417-1429.
- Reviewer: Adrienne Carmack, MD
- Review Date: 05/2014 -
- Update Date: 05/28/2014 -
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.