EARLY INTERVENTION CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE

By identifying patients and intervening early, you can help slow the progression of kidney failure, reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, and help your patients live a longer, dialysis-free life.2,4,5

EARLY INTERVENTION CAN SLOW DISEASE PROGRESSION IN CKD PATIENTS

CKD progression with and without early intervention
CKD progression with and without early intervention

Adapted from Alabama Public Department of Health, 2007 and Brenner BM et al, 2001.

Age standardized rate of hospitalization
Age standardized rate of hospitalization
Age standardized rate of HF and CV events
Age standardized rate of HF and CV events
Age standardized rate of death from any cause
Age standardized rate of death from any cause

Adapted from Go AS et al, 2004.

CKD, chronic kidney disease; CV, cardiovascular; eGFR, estimated glomerular filtration rate; GFR, glomerular filtration rate.

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