Subscribe

Hemodialysis Prognostic Nutrition Index (HD-PNI)

Purpose:

To use the hemodialysis prognostic nutrition index (HD-PNI) to identify hemodialysis patients at risk due to poor nutrition.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

E43, E44, Y84.1

Description:

The Hemodialysis Prognostic Nutrition Index (HD-PNI) can be used to identify hemodialyis patients at increased risk due to poor nutrition. Data collected over an 8 month baseline period is used to predict outcomes over the subsequent 3 month period.

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

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone