Risk assessment of chronic kidney disease

Sequira, Leena and Prabhu, Ravindra and Mayya, Shreemathi S and Prasad, Shankar and George, Anice and Devi, Elsa Sanatombi and Nayak, Baby S (2015) Risk assessment of chronic kidney disease. International Journal of Scientific Research, 4 (9). pp. 70-71. ISSN 2277 - 8179

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Hypertension and Diabetes Mellitus are the common noncommunicable diseases which causes Chronic Kidney Disease. Aim of the study was to identify subjects with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD). Adults on treatment for Diabetes or Hypertension or both for 5 or more years were selected for the study. Tools used for data collection were demographic proforma, serum creatinine, Glucometer Random Blood Sugar (GRBS), and blood pressure. Glomerular Filtration Rate (eGFR) was estimated by using Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) equation. Out of 103 participants, 47.6%, 19.4% and 33% of them were Hypertensive, Diabetic and Both Hypertensive & Diabetics respectively. Chronic Kidney Disease stages I, II, III &IV were found in 33% (34), 57.30% (59), 8.70% (09) & 1% (1) of the subjects respectively.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: eGFR; CKD; hypertension; diabetes mellitus.
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Nephrology
Nursing > MCON Manipal > Child Health
Nursing > MCON Manipal > Medical Surgical
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 22 Jan 2016 14:05
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2016 14:05
URI: http://eprints.manipal.edu/id/eprint/145131

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