- Incidence and outcomes in acute kidney injury: a comprehensive population-based studyTariq Ali
Departments of Medicine and Therapeutics, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
J Am Soc Nephrol 18:1292-8. 2007..The RIFLE classification is useful for identifying patients at greatest risk of adverse short-term outcomes...
- The changing pattern of referral in acute kidney injuryT Ali
Kent Kidney Care Centre, Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Ethelbert Road, Canterbury CT2 9NH, UK
QJM 104:497-503. 2011..Acute kidney injury (AKI) is not only managed by nephrologists, but also by several other subspecialists. The referral rate to nephrologists and the factors influencing it are unknown...
- Chronic kidney disease, a useful trigger for proactive primary care? Mortality results from a large U.K. cohortAngharad Marks
Division of Applied Health Sciences, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
Fam Pract 30:282-9. 2013..Aim. In order to guide future primary care management of CKD, we report the causes of death from a large U.K. CKD cohort linked to health care administrative data...
- Measuring the population burden of chronic kidney disease: a systematic literature review of the estimated prevalence of impaired kidney functionKeith McCullough
NHS Grampian, Aberdeen, UK
Nephrol Dial Transplant 27:1812-21. 2012..In 2002, a new and globally adopted definition of CKD was introduced. The burden of kidney function impairment in the population is unclear and widely ranging prevalence estimates have been reported...