Title

Changing the way referring general practitioners request urinary albumin studies

Date of this Version

1-1-2013

Document Type

Journal Article

Publication Details

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Badrick, T., Hobson, P., & Daman, L. (2013). Changing the way referring general practitioners request urinary albumin studies. Pathology, 45(6), 626-628.

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© Copyright , Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia, 2013

2013 HERDC Submission. FoR code: 110302

ISSN

0031-3025

Abstract

Extract : Early identification and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD) is highly cost effective and can reduce the risk of kidney disease progression and cardiovascular damage by up to 50%. There are well established guidelines available to accurately detect proteinuria which is a key marker of CKD but these guidelines are not widely followed in general practice and the ability to persuade general practitioners to adopt new guidelines is challenging

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