Chronic kidney disease and automatic reporting of estimated glomerular filtration rate: revised recommendations

William R Adam
Med J Aust 2008; 188 (7): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2008.tb01698.x
Published online: 7 April 2008

To the Editor: The revised recommendations of the Australasian Creatinine Consensus Working Group1 are improved with the recognition of an age-related reduction in glomerular filtration rate (GFR), but don’t deal with a number of other significant problems associated with an estimated GFR (eGFR).

  • William R Adam

  • School of Rural Health, University of Melbourne, Shepparton, VIC.



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