Dr Jez Thompson describes the range of plasma protein tests available in primary care and explains what abnormal results might indicate
Dr Kevin Fernando describes eight common co-morbidities in patients with type 2 diabetes and how the co-existing conditions should be managed
Dr Kathryn Griffith summarises some key findings from the National CKD audit and explains why the NICE quality standard should lead to improvements in care
Dr Ivan Benett explains how implementing the NICE quality standard on chronic kidney disease will help to reduce the number of individuals needing dialysis or renal replacement
Dr Penny Ackland discusses how trial evidence has led NICE to update the intervention and target haemoglobin levels for people with chronic kidney disease-related anaemia
Related Guidelines summaries
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This easy-to-read NICE guideline summary on the management of anaemia in people with CKD features a treatment algorithm to help with clinical practice.
Brief NICE guideline summary on the investigation, classification, monitoring, and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in primary and secondary care.