CG: Cockroft and Gault equation

Description

Creatinine clearance is estimated with the Cockroft and Gault formula.

Usage

1
CG(creatinine, sex, age, wt)

Arguments

creatinine

Numeric vector with serum or plasma creatinine values in mg/dl

sex

Numeric vector with 0 for females and 1 for males

age

Numeric vector with age in years

wt

Numeric vector with weight in kg

Value

A numeric vector with eGFR values in ml/min/1.73 m^2.

Author(s)

Cristian Pattaro

References

Cockroft DW, Gault MH. Prediction of creatinine clearance from serum creatinine. Nephron 1976; 16: 31-41.

See Also

CKDEpi.creat, MDRD4, Virga


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