Subscribe

Equation for Estimating GFR from Serum Creatinine

Purpose:

To estimate the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) for an adult from serum creatinine using the abbreviated MDRD study equation.

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

laboratory tests

ICD-10:

N08.9

Description:

Levey et al used an equation to predict the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) for a patient based on the serum creatinine level and other clinical data.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone