Kidney programs to study effective utilization practices, alternative outcome monitoring
UNOS staff will be assessing effective practices for utilization of moderate to high KDPI kidneys while maintaining quality outcome measures.
When new policy becomes effective on January 21, KPD donor hospitals are responsible for all HLA typing for donors and for arranging shipment of the donor blood sample to the candidate’s hospital or lab for crossmatch.
Comprehensive 6-month analysis and limited 7-10 month KAS data are available.
The Chronic Kidney Disease-Epidemiology Collaboration (CKD-EPI) and the Chronic Kidney Disease in Children Study (CKiD) are trying to gather information on how GFR is measured (mGFR) in medical institutions.
Check your candidate’s max KDPI settings, especially those added after May 27, 2014.