By National Kidney Foundation
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From the National Kidney Foundation (NKF), this application allows medical professionals to estimate kidney function using five separate eGFR calculators:
-CKD-EPI Creatinine Equation (Preferred method)
-MDRD Study Equation
-CKD-EPI Cystatin and Creatinine 2012 Equation
-Revised Bedside Schwartz Formula (For ages 1-17)
Also includes information on:
-Glomerular filtration rate (GFR)
-Chronic kidney disease (CKD)
-Risks for CKD and kidney failure
-How to test, evaluate, and slow progression
The National Kidney Foundation is a major voluntary nonprofit health organization dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract disease, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by these diseases and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation. NKF’s Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative (KDOQI)® has developed and disseminated 12 clinical practice guidelines for the care of people at all stages of CKD.
Supported by Boehringer Ingelheim and Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma
What's New in Version 1.1
Updated CKD-EPI Cystatin and Creatinine 2008 Equation for 2012.
Resolution issue corrected to work on newer mobile devices.
- Category: Medical
- Updated: 26 March 2013
- Version: 1.1
- Size: 7.4 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: National Kidney Foundation
- © 2013 National Kidney Foundation. All rights reserved.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.