Original Editor - The Open Physio project. Top Contributors - Rachael Lowe, Scott Buxton and Kim Jackson. SOAP notes are a highly structured format for documenting the progress of a patient during treatment and is only one of many possible formats that could be used by a health professional.
Polycystic kidney disease 918 2.5 6 Nephrosclerosis 3,936 10.5 4 Malignant hypertension 282 0.8 9 Diabetic nephropathy 16,126 43.2 1 Systemic lupus erythematosus nephritis 285 0.8 8 Amyloidal kidney 187 0.5 13 Gouty kidney 100 0.3 16 Renal failure due to congenital abnormality of metabolism 18 0.0 22 Renal/urinary tract tuberculosis 22 0.1 21
kidney dialysis: Definition Dialysis treatment replaces the function of the kidneys, which normally serve as the body's natural filtration system. Through the use of a blood filter and a chemical solution known as dialysate, the treatment removes waste products and excess fluids from the bloodstream, while maintaining the proper chemical ...
Peripheral artery disease (PAD) is a common condition in which arteries outside the heart become narrowed or blocked. Learn about PAD symptoms such as leg and foot pain, complications, treatment for PAD, and NHLBI research and clinical trials.
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a reduction in kidney function or structural damage (or both) present for more than 3 months, with associated health implications. CKD should be diagnosed in people with: