ERA-EDTA WORKING GROUP ON CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE AND MINERAL BONE DISORDER (CKD-MBD)
|CKD-MBD is an official working group of ERA-EDTA|
Do not miss this important educational session!
Join The challenge of osteoporosis in CKD educational event organised by EUROD, a CKD-MBD Working Group initiative, in collaboration with the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) to be held on January 18, 2019 in Leuven (Belgium). Updates on the clinical assessment and treatment of osteoporosis in CKD anno 2019 will be presented through state of the art lectures by key opinion leaders and interactive (with voting system) discussions.
Click here to download the full programme.
Click here to register.
|Multinational EuCalNet (European Calciphylaxis Network) Initiative
International patient registration (secure server)
The definition of CKD-MBD is different than the previously recognized as "renal osteodystrophy", and it refers to a systemic disorder of mineral and bone metabolism due to CKD manifested by either one or a combination of the following:
The term "renal osteodystrophy" is now limited to an alteration of bone morphology in patients with CKD, and it is one measure of the skeletal component of the systemic disorder of CKD-MBD that is quantifiable by histomorphometry of bone biopsy.
Thus, the CKD-MBD Working Group becomes an independent scientific organization comprising a group of European academic medical institutions aligned to CKD-MBD regarding:
|5||BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA|
|2||F.Y.R. OF MACEDONIA|