Renal failures and laboratory medicine: biomarkers for screening campaigns and for patient management
- In: G35 - Evolution of practices in clinical biology on Tuesday, 4 September 2007, 9:00-12:00
- At: Beijing (China) (2007)
- Type: Presentation
- By: TRIVIN, François (Saint Joseph Hospital, Paris, France)
Chronic renal failure (CRF) has recently been recognized as a global public health problem. CRF is characterized by a reduction of the glomerular filtration rate (GFR). This reduced GFR is correlated to the different CRF stages (I to V) recognized by nephrologists. The CRF end-stage requires hemofiltration, haemodialysis or renal.. The access to the whole abstract and if available the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.