Nephrology - Chronic Kidney Disease (Pediatric/Paediatric)

Practice Guidance Toolkit

Key Findings and Recommendations


Key findings and recommendations for children with CKD include those for:
  1. Protein  
  2. Energy
  3. Electrolytes
  4. Vitamins and Minerals
1. Protein Recommendations 
Avoiding excess dietary protein intake reduces the accumulation of nitrogenous waste and assists in lowering dietary phosphorus intake.

Protein-restricted Diets and the Progression of End-stage Kidney Disease
A diet providing the lowest safe protein intake for children (ranging from 1.1 g/kg/day

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Last Updated: 2017-02-14