Diagnosis, Management Of Kidney Disease Better Than Ever Before
Chronic Kidney Disease
More people with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) than ever before are being identified and are accessing treatment.
The Second Progress Report of the National Service Framework (NSF) for Renal Services shows that diagnosis and management of CKD is better than ever before. This is due to CKD being included in the Quality and Outcomes Framework (QOF) for GPs and the introduction of a standard kidney function measurement. With GPs identifying more cases earlier on, new patients are accessing treatment sooner.
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