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Endorsed Guidelines

Chronic Kidney Disease Management in Primary Care

Chronic Kidney Disease Management in Primary Care

A guide to identify, manage and refer patients with CKD

This handbook provides guidance and clinical tips to help detect, manage, and refer patients in your practice with CKD.

This includes:

  • quick reference guide containing all the essential information on detecting and managing CKD;
  • treatment algorithms;
  • colour coded staging table;
  • colour coded clinical action plans outlining goals of management, key management tasks, and frequency of assessment by CKD stage;
  • medication advice and treatment targets;
  • management framework for common CKD complications;
  • nephrology referral guidelines;
  • links to fact sheets, websites and other useful resources.

This guideline is endorsed by the RACGP.
This guideline is published by the Stroke Foundation.