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End-stage renal disease medical information system special report : characteristics of ESRD transplant candidates by Value Engineering Company

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Health Care Financing Administration in [Washington] .
Written in English


  • Kidneys -- Transplantation -- Information services,
  • Kidneys -- Diseases -- Information services

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Statementby Value Engineering Company
ContributionsUnited States. Health Care Financing Administration
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 9 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17973229M

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Get this from a library! End-stage renal disease medical information system: special report: characteristics of ESRD transplant candidates. [Value Engineering Company.; United States. Health Care Financing Administration.]. Kidney failure, also known as end-stage kidney disease, is a medical condition in which the kidneys are functioning at less than 15% of normal. Kidney failure is classified as either acute kidney failure, which develops rapidly and may resolve; and chronic kidney failure, which develops slowly. Symptoms may include leg swelling, feeling tired, vomiting, loss of appetite, and Specialty: Nephrology.   Chronic Renal Disease comprehensively investigates the physiology, pathophysiology, treatment, and management of chronic kidney disease (CKD).This translational reference takes an in-depth look at CKD while excluding coverage of dialysis or transplantation, which are both well detailed in other textbooks and Edition: 1. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a type of kidney disease in which there is gradual loss of kidney function over a period of months to years. Initially there are generally no symptoms; later, symptoms may include leg swelling, feeling tired, vomiting, loss of appetite, and confusion. Complications include an increased risk of heart disease, high blood pressure, bone disease, Complications: Heart disease, high blood pressure, .

Complications of chronic kidney disease (see C8) requiring at least three hospitalizations within a consecutive month period and occurring at least 30 days apart. Each hospitalization must last at least 48 hours, including hours in a hospital emergency department immediately before the hospitalization. Medicare Program; End-Stage Renal Disease Prospective Payment System, Payment for Renal Dialysis Services Furnished to Individuals With Acute Kidney Injury, End-Stage Renal Disease Quality Incentive Program, Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) Fee Schedule Amounts, DMEPOS Competitive Bidding Program (CBP) . Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is defined as abnormalities in the structure or function of the kidney, present for 3 months or more, with implications for health. 1 Markers of structural abnormalities include albuminuria (30 mg/24 hours or more or an albumin: creatinine ratio (ACR) of more than 30 mg/g [or mg/mmol for female and mg/mmol for male but varies . Sometimes called end-stage kidney disease or kidney failure, End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) occurs when the kidneys no longer function properly and cannot be restored to normal function. ESRD is the last stage of chronic kidney disease, a medical condition that progresses over time.5/5(1).

End-stage renal disease medical information system facility report, no. 1. Edition/Format: Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Kidneys -- Diseases. Health facilities -- United States -- Directories. Health facilities. View all. Abnormal Kidney structure or function lasting more than 3 months, with associated health implications. III. Epidemiology: Prevalence. Chronic Kidney Disease () Adults in U.S.: 47 million (% of the adult U.S. population) Accounts for 20% of all medicare costs ($52 Billion/year in ) End Stage Renal Diseases. Actual , in U.S.   Introduction. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) affects 13% of the US population.1 Although a significant proportion of these patients progress to end‐stage renal disease (ESRD) requiring renal replacement therapy (RRT)2 or renal transplantation, cardiovascular disease remains the most common cause of mortality and accounts for 53% of all deaths with a known Cited by: The United States Renal Data System (USRDS) is a national data system that collects, analyzes, and distributes information about chronic kidney disease (CKD) and end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in the United States. The USRDS is funded directly by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK). USRDS staff.