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KDIGO is the global nonprofit organization developing and implementing evidence-based clinical practice guidelines in kidney disease.

KDIGO guidelines translate the best worldwide scientific evidence into practical recommendations for clinicians and patients.

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Improving the care and outcomes of kidney disease patients worldwide through the development and implementation of global clinical practice guidelines.

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CKD-MBD Implementation Summit

Tokyo, Japan April, 2018

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News & Research

KDIGO Announces Publication of the CKD & Arrhythmias Controversies Conference Report

(Brussels, Belgium) – – – Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) is pleased to announce the publication of its latest Controversies Conference Report in the European Heart Journal. It covers the KDIGO Conference on CKD & Arrhythmias held in Berlin, Germany in October 2016. This meeting is part of a series of Controversies Conferences held

News March 7, 2018

KDIGO Elects New 2018 Executive Committee Members

(Brussels, Belgium) – – – On October 16th Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) elected five new members of its Executive Committee. Their three-year term will begin January 1st, 2018. The Executive Committee is KDIGO’s governing body. It sets policy and prioritizes the program agenda for guidelines, conferences and implementation. There are 20 members in

News October 20, 2017