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Related to glomerular filtration rate: creatinine, creatinine clearance

rate

1. 
a. a price or charge with reference to a standard or scale
b. (as modifier): a rate card
2. a charge made per unit for a commodity, service, etc.
3. a wage calculated against a unit of time

rate

[rāt]
(science and technology)
The amount of change of some quantity during a time interval divided by the length of the time interval.
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Serum cystatin C determined by a rapid, automated particle-enhanced turbidimetric method, is a better marker than serum creatinine for glomerular filtration rate.
The new Mayo Clinic equation for estimating glomerular filtration rate [Letter].
Rapid and accurate assessment of glomerular filtration rate in patients with renal transplants using cystatin C.
Clinical implications of estimating equations for glomerular filtration rate.
Estimation of glomerular filtration rate in diabetic subjects: Cockcroft formula or Modification of Diet in Renal Disease study equation?
Prevalence of Renal Impairment Higher With Atrial Fibrillation New-onset AF (n = 203) 29% Without AF (n = 781) 8% Note: Renal impairment is defined as an estimated glomerular filtration rate below 60 mL/min per 1.
Analysis is simplified because the concentration range of interest for glomerular filtration rate estimation is narrow.
Biological variation of cystatin C: implications for the assessment of glomerular filtration rate.
National Kidney Foundation divides kidney disease into five stages depending on the glomerular filtration rate (GFR) which ranges from more than 90 ml/min in healthy kidneys (Stage 1) to less than 15 ml/min (Stage 5) where dialysis or a kidney transplant is needed.
Severe kidney disease is marked by a glomerular filtration rate of less than 30 mL/minper 1.
The serum creatinine concentration remains the most common measure of graft function in kidney transplantation; however, it is affected by a variety of factors independent of the glomerular filtration rate (GFR),5 thus limiting its predictive ability (1).
Functional Immunoassay Technology (FIT) allows, for the first time, the development of diagnostic assays for glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and effective renal blood flow (ERBF) that are both accurate and easy to use.