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Synonyms for rate

to make a judgment as to the worth or value of

to acquire as a result of one's behavior or effort

to reprimand loudly or harshly

Synonyms for rate

a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit

a quantity or amount or measure considered as a proportion of another quantity or amount or measure

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be worthy of or have a certain rating

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estimate the value of

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Clinical uses of GFR measurement include assessment of the renal function, staging of CKD, timing of renal replacement therapy, use in calculating the correct dose adjustment of drugs (especially drugs excreted by kidneys) administered to CKD patients and identification of patients in whom to avoid administration of contrast media (for imaging procedures).
The strong predictive capacity of elevated serum creatinine or decreased GFR for CVD risk and mortality has been demonstrated in a variety of trials.
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Ideally, diagnostic companies will use this information to calibrate their measurement procedures relative to the international standard, so that GFR estimation by use of equations expressed for standardized cystatin C truly are assay independent.
The intensive therapy reduced the risk of impaired GFR by 50%, according to statistical analyses, Dr.
In considering the value of recommending screening for CKD along with conventional CVD risk factors in selected individuals, data showing that the risk of CVD is better correlated with proteinuria (albuminuria) than with GFR alone are particularly relevant because proteinuria is virtually always a marker of kidney disease and is not a conventional CVD risk factor.
8] Typically, consequences of CKD, such as anemia, acidosis, hyperkalemia and deranged calcium phosphorus balance, become prominent at a GFR of less than 30 mL/min/1.
The estimated GFR as predicted by the modified CG and MDRD formulae was compared with CrCl in 252 patients, representing three local ethnic groups.
However, the GFR results fell below the cutoff point for moderate CKD in 16% of patients.
The GFR calculates how efficiently the kidneys are filtering wastes from the blood.
The study measured changes in SCr levels and GFR at plus one, two, and three days post-CT and then monitored outcomes at 30 and 90 days.
Measurement of GFR in humans requires invasive techniques, and the plasma/serum concentration of endogenous substances, particularly creatinine, has therefore been used as marker for GFR for almost a century (1).
GFR has to pay the entire sum in the coming two months.
27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- GFR Media, the leading communications media company in Puerto Rico and publisher of the highest circulation Hispanic newspaper in the U.