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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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Controversies Conference on Onco-Nephrology

Milan, Italy December, 2018

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News & Research

KDIGO Announces Michel Jadoul as Incoming Co-Chair

(Copenhagen, Denmark) – – – Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) is pleased to introduce its new Co-Chair Elect, Professor Michel Jadoul of Brussels, Belgium. Prof. Jadoul was elected by the KDIGO Executive Committee and will assume his post on January 1, 2019. Prof. Jadoul will join other KDIGO volunteer leaders for planning meetings at

News May 25, 2018

KDIGO Announces Publication of the Advanced CKD Controversies Conference Report

(Brussels, Belgium) – – – Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) is very pleased to announce another major publication in Kidney International. This is a report from the KDIGO Controversies Conference on Prognosis of Patients with Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease that was held in Barcelona, Spain in December 2016. Kai-Uwe Eckardt and Brenda Hemmelgarn led

News April 13, 2018