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Chronic kidney disease: the no tears review

Publication date: Wednesday, 12 September 2012
Contributor(s): Dr Clare Hawley

Many drugs are cleared from the body by the kidneys, so careful medicines management is especially important in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD). This article explains how to ensure CKD patients receive recommended therapies designed to protect their kidneys and reduce their risk of a heart attack or stroke.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 9, Number 3, Jul-Aug-Sep 2012
Print edition page(s): 122-126
Contributor(s): Dr Clare Hawley

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