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An audit of 24-hour creatinine clearance measurements at Tygerberg Hospital and comparison with prediction equations
(Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG), 2007-10)
BACKGROUND: Internationally, clinical guidelines recommend the use of creatinine-based equations to estimate glomerular filtration rate (GFR) for assessment and follow-up of kidney disease. The routine use of 24-hour ...
Impact of age, gender and race on patient and graft survival following renal transplantation - developing country experience
(Health & Medical Publishing Group, 2003)
Background. Optimising renal allograft survival is crucially important in developing countries because of limited resources to treat irreversible renal failure. However, although many factors can be manipulated to improve ...