Epidemiology of renal system includes disease conditions of kidneys such as kidney stones, nephritis, chronic and acute kidney diseases, gallbladder stones, urinary tract infections and all the other disease conditions. By studying and understanding renal epidemiology the proper prevention measures can be taken.
According to survey conducted chronic kidney disease resulted in 956,000 deaths in 2013 up from 409,000 deaths in 1990.In many patients, previous renal disease or other underlying diseases are already known. A significant number present with chronic kidney disease of unknown cause. In these patients, a cause is occasionally identified retrospectively.
Related Journals of Renal Epidemiology
Journal of Renal Care, Journal of Renal Nutrition, Renal Failure, Renal Society of Australia Journal