Chapter 2. Chronic Disease Surveillance and Chronic Kidney Disease

  1. Donald A. Molony MD3,4 and
  2. Jonathan C. Craig MD, PhD5,6
  1. Diane L. Frankenfield MD1 and
  2. Michael V. Rocco MD2

Published Online: 4 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444303391.ch2

Evidence-Based Nephrology

Evidence-Based Nephrology

How to Cite

Frankenfield, D. L. and Rocco, M. V. (2008) Chronic Disease Surveillance and Chronic Kidney Disease, in Evidence-Based Nephrology (eds D. A. Molony and J. C. Craig), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444303391.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Division of Renal Disease and Hypertension, University of Texas, USA

  2. 4

    Houston Medical School, Houston, Texas, USA

  3. 5

    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Australia

  4. 6

    Department of Nephrology, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, Australia

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Office of Clinical Standards and Quality, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

  2. 2

    Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Section on Nephrology, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 5 DEC 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405139755

Online ISBN: 9781444303391

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Keywords:

  • chronic disease surveillance;
  • ESRD-CPM project database;
  • ESRD network and treatment center quality improvement activities;
  • national ESRD surveillance systems;
  • surveillance systems for CKD stages 1–4;
  • Okinawa screening program;
  • National Kidney Foundation of Singapore - Screening Program;
  • practice-based screening and quality management for CKD

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definition of surveillance

  • US ESRD surveillance systems

  • ESRD Network and treatment center quality improvement activities

  • Other national ESRD surveillance systems

  • Other ESRD surveillance systems

  • Practice-based screening and quality management for CKD

  • Summary

  • References