NKF K/DOQI GUIDELINES 2000
 
 

GUIDELINES FOR HEMODIALYSIS ADEQUACY

I. NKF-K/DOQI CLINICAL PRACTICE GUIDELINES FOR HEMODIALYSIS ADEQUACY: UPDATE 2000

NOTE: The citation for these guidelines should read as follows: National Kidney Foundation. K/DOQI Clinical Practice Guidelines for Hemodialysis Adequacy, 2000. Am J Kidney Dis 37:S7-S64, 2001 (suppl 1)

Acronyms and Abbreviations

Abbreviation Term   Abbreviation Term

AAMI

 

Association for the
Advancement of
Medical Instrumentation
  NPCR normalized protein catabolic rate

BUN

blood urea nitrogen   PRU percent reduction of urea
CKD chronic kidney disease  

QALE

quality-adjusted life expectancy
EDW estimated dry weight   RPA Renal Physicians Association
ESRD end-stage renal disease   TCV total cell volume
GFR glomerular filtration rate   TMP transmembrane pressure

HCFA

Health Care Financing Administration   UFR ultrafiltration rate
HD hemodialysis   UKM urea kinetic modeling
HEMO HEMOdialysis Study   URR urea reduction ratio
NCDS National Cooperative Dialysis Study   USRDS United States Renal Data System

 

 

 


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