Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) by rjh17349

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									NAHO 2009 National Health Conference




         Chronic Kidney Disease Screening




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      NAHO 2009 National Health Conference




Authors: Dr. Chris Ashton, BEng, MD, MBA/Finance & Denise Duffie-Ashton, BBA, MBA



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Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)




   Equal prevalence of CKD between First
   Nations and the General Population

   77 % increased mortality rate amongst First
   Nations

   35 x the incidence of ESRD in some First
   Nation Communities




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         Conclusions


“The Deadly Risk of Late Referral”

? More rapid progression of CKD
  amongst First Nations People




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CKD Screening – Project Algorithm




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                       Thank you !
                   Denise & Dr. Chris Ashton
                      HarbourFront Health Group Inc.
                           CKDS Project Managers
       & the Central East LHIN / Peterborough Regional Health Centre




Telephone: (506) 475-8989/ Email: HealthCare@HFHG.ca / Web: www.HFHG.ca




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