Chronic Kidney Disease

Chronic Kidney Disease is very common and most people with it have little or no symptoms.  There are simple measures you can take to help keep your kidneys healthy.  Click to view the ‘Keeping Kidneys Healthy‘ leaflet.

Links for members of the public

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kidneyresearchuk

BritKidneyPA

Kidney Patients Guide
www.kidneypatientguide.org.uk

 

Links for professionals

The Chronic Kidney Disease Nurses in Grampian deliver study days for nurses and allied health professionals.  More dates will be arranged soon.

 

External links

Edinburgh Renal Unit
www.edren.org/

The Renal Association
www.renal.org/home.aspx

The Scottish Renal Registry
www.srr.scot.nhs.uk/Index.htm

SIGN – Diagnosis and Management of Chronic Kidney Disease
www.sign.ac.uk/guidelines/fulltext/103/index.html

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE)
www.nice.org.uk/

East Midlands Renal Network
http://www.emeesykidney.nhs.uk/

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