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


With the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, we want to reassure clinicians and patients across the globe that KDIGO will continue to provide evidence-based guidance and education. Read more here.

KDIGO guidelines translate global scientific evidence into practical recommendations for clinicians and patients.

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

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upcoming conferences

Controversies Conference on Genetics in CKD

Athens, Greece March, 2021

Controversies Conference on Home Dialysis

Berlin, Germany May, 2021

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Compare and contrast recommendation statements across 7 English-language guideline groups.

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News & Press

KDIGO Direct – July 2020

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News July 8, 2020