Defining new surrogate markers for CKD progression

H. William Schnaper, Susan L. Furth, Lynne P. Yao

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At a recent meeting of international experts on clinical aspects of progressive chronic kidney disease (CKD), an extensive analysis of extant clinical trials was used to develop more effective and economical surrogate markers for CKD outcomes in adults. This article describes the reasons for this undertaking, the methods and conclusions of the meeting, and the relevance of these findings to pediatric nephrology.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)193-198
Number of pages6
JournalPediatric Nephrology
Issue number2
StatePublished - Nov 5 2015


  • Chronic kidney disease
  • GFR
  • Kidney function
  • Locusta migratoria
  • Pediatric CKD
  • Surrogate markers

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Nephrology


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