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    Kidney Failure Risk Calculator

    Predicts progression to kidney failure in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD).
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    Derived and initially validated in data from patients in nephrology clinics; likely has limited validity in patients who are acutely ill.

    10-14
    -35
    15-19
    -30
    20-24
    -25
    25-29
    -20
    30-34
    -15
    35-39
    -10
    40-44
    -5
    45-49
    0
    50-54
    +5
    55-59
    +10
    Female
    0
    Male
    -2
    <30
    0
    30-300
    -14
    >300
    -22
    <30
    -4
    30-39
    -2
    40-49
    0
    50-59
    +2
    60-69
    +4
    70-79
    +6
    80-89
    +8
    ≥90
    +10
    ≤2.5
    -5
    2.6-3 0
    0
    3.1-3.5
    +2
    ≥3.6
    +4
    <3.5
    +3
    3.5-4.5
    0
    4.6-5.5
    -3
    >5.5
    -5
    <18
    -7
    18-22
    -4
    23-25
    -1
    >25
    0
    ≤8.5
    -3
    8.6-9.5
    0
    ≥9.6
    +2

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    Management

    Lower-risk patients may be best managed by a primary care physician, with higher-risk patients likely benefiting from management by a nephrologist.

    About the Creator
    Dr. Navdeep Tangri
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