A simple method for correcting overestimated glomerular filtration rate in obese subjects evaluated by the Cockcroft and Gault formula: a comparison with 51Cr EDTA clearance.
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CG stands for Cockcroft and Gault
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The most widely used GFR prediction equations for adults are those proposed by Cockcroft and Gault (4), which produces absolute GFR values in mL/min, and the Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) equation, which produces relative GFR values in mL x [min.
Attempts to improve clinical measurement of GFR include the use of creatinine-based formulas, including those proposed by Cockcroft and Gault (9) and Levey and coworkers [Modification of Diet in Renal Disease (MDRD) formula (10) and its simplified version (11)].