nephro: Utilities for Nephrology

Set of functions to estimate kidney function and other phenotypes of interest in nephrology based on different biomechimal traits. MDRD, CKD-EPI, and Virga equations are compared in Pattaro (2013) <doi:10.1159/000351043>, where the respective references are given. In addition, the software includes Stevens (2008) <doi:10.1053/j.ajkd.2007.11.018> and Cockroft (1976) <doi:10.1159/000180580> formulas. The race-free CKD-EPI equations (2021) <doi:10.1056/NEJMoa2102953> are also implemented from ver.1.3.

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AuthorCristian Pattaro, Ryosuke Fujii
MaintainerCristian Pattaro <>
LicenseGPL (>= 3)
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nephro documentation built on May 6, 2022, 5:07 p.m.