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5 Top CKD Apps for Primary Care Physicians

5 Top CKD Apps for Primary Care Physicians


  • Top 5 Chronic Kidney Disease Apps for Primary Care Providers

  • Care After Kidney Transplant.

  • Care After Kidney Transplant screen shots. More information: iTunes and Google


  • KDIGO Mobile.

  • KDIGO Mobile screen shots. More information: iTunes AND Google


  • Dialysis of Drugs Guide.

  • Dialysis of Drugs Guide screen shots. More information: iTunes AND Google


  • Sodium Tracker.

  • Sodium Tracker screen shots. More information: iTunes


  • eGFR Calculators.

  • eGFR Calculators. More information: iTunesAND Google

Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a common disorder, one estimate claiming that patients with CKD make up 14% of the US poulation older than age 20 years.1 Most aspects of the disease in early stages (stages 1-3) can be managed in the pirmary care setting with consultation as needed with nephrology. 

Our primary care app reviewer has selected the 5 apps in the slides above as go-to adjuncts to caring for these patients who likely have a wide range of comorbidites that you already manage.

References: 

1. United States Renal Data System (USRDS). Identification and care of patients with CKD. http://www.usrds.org/2012/pdf/v1_ch2_12.pdf. Accessed Sept 15, 2017.

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