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Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) in the United States

Chronic Kidney Disease The Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Surveillance System documents the burden of CKD and its risk factors in the U.S. population over time and tracks the progress of our efforts to prevent, detect, and manage CKD. It also provides the means for evaluating, monitoring, and implementing quality improvement efforts by both federal and nonfederal agencies.
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National CKD Fact Sheet 2014

View national estimates and general information regarding CKD in the United States.

CKD Initiative

The Chronic Kidney Disease Initiative is designed to provide comprehensive public health strategies for promoting kidney health.
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CKD And Drug Use

View the video about CKD and drug use.

Healthy People 2020

Healthy People 2020 provides national objectives for improving the health of all Americans. Fourteen (14) objectives focus on kidney disease, including End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD). Several indicators from the CKD Surveillance System provide related information for these objectives.

Suggested Citation:
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Chronic Kidney Disease Surveillance System—United States. Web site. http://nccd.cdc.gov/CKD.

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