Stevens.creat.cys: Stevens' formula for a combination of serum creatinine and...

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also

Description

GFR estimation using the 3rd formula proposed by Stevens et al. (Am J Kidney Dis 2008), which combines creatinine and cystatin C

Usage

1
Stevens.creat.cys(creatinine, cystatin, sex, age, ethnicity)

Arguments

creatinine

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

cystatin

Numeric vector with serum or plasma cystatin C values in mg/dl

sex

Numeric vector with 0 for females and 1 for males

age

Numeric vector with age in years

ethnicity

Numeric vector with 0 for non-Black and 1 for Black individuals

Value

The function returns a numeric vector with eGFR values in ml/min/1.73 m^2.

Author(s)

Cristian Pattaro

References

Stevens LA, et al. Estimating GFR using serum cystatin C alone and in combination with serum creatinine: a pooled analysis of 3,418 individuals with CKD. Am J Kidney Dis 2008; 51: 395-406.

See Also

CKDEpi.creat.cys



Search within the nephro package
Search all R packages, documentation and source code

Questions? Problems? Suggestions? or email at ian@mutexlabs.com.

Please suggest features or report bugs with the GitHub issue tracker.

All documentation is copyright its authors; we didn't write any of that.