Estimation of Creatinine Clearance in Morbidly Obese Patients

Jasmina A. Demirovic; Amy Barton Pai; Manjunath P. Pai

Disclosures

Am J Health Syst Pharm. 2009;66(7):642-648. 

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Conclusion

An LBW estimate, based on TBW and BMI, incorporated into the Cockcroft-Gault equation provided an unbiased, relatively precise, accurate, and clinically practical estimate of 24-hour measured CLcr in morbidly obese patients.

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