The management of women with kidney disease.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Chronic Kidney disease (CKD) is more prevalent among women than men in the United States. This review highlights the important yet unique considerations that should be made in the care of women with kidney disease including psychosocial issues, preventive care and family planning. We emphasize the critical work that needs to be performed to prevent kidney disease progression in this population and manage comorbid conditions. Significance statement: The health of women with kidney disease has been understudied. This review offers insights on key areas in the management of women with kidney disease.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Lucas, A; Taiwo, A

Published Date

  • June 2022

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 114 / 3S2

Start / End Page

  • S43 - S49

PubMed ID

  • 35618546

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1943-4693

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jnma.2022.05.007


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States