Renal failures and laboratory medicine: biomarkers for screening campaigns and for patient management
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- 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 the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.