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John Sexton

MSc, MRPharmS, principal pharmacist lecturer-practitioner at Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust and Liverpool John Moores University

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  • Chronic kidney disease: a refresher Subscription

    PJ, July 2013

    Chronic kidney disease affects 5 to 10 per cent of people in the UK and incidence is predicted to rise. This article consolidates your understanding of this condition.

  • Anaemia in kidney disease explainedSubscription

    PJ, January 2013

    The UK Renal Association (UKRA) has advised GPs that eGFR in a healthy young adult is around 100ml/min/1.73m2. Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is categorised as a sustained reduction in glomerular filtration rate (although an eGFR above 60ml/min/1.73m2 is not considered CKD unless there is other evidence of kidney damage). As the d

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