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  ID Week 2017
Advancing Science, Improving Care
October 4-8 San Diego, CA
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Medium Grade Proteinuria Is Not a Relevant Predictor of Chronic Kidney Disease in People Living with HIV/AIDS - Or Is It?
  "among PLHA without markers of CKD at baseline medium grade proteinuria was a predictor for new onset CKD within 5 years."
Reported by Jules Levin
IDWeek2017/IDSA, October 4-8, 2017, San Diego
Ulrich Seybold, Svenja Schrader, Andreas J. Zeder, Johannes R. Bogner
Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik IV, Klinikum der Universitat,
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitat, Munchen, Germany
In another study at IDWeek: "Rate of Routine Proteinuria Screening among Male HIV Patients in an Urban Clinic" - The purpose of this study was to evaluate compliance with screening guidelines for kidney disease at our institution, an academic urban tertiary care institution with an outpatient HIV population of >300 patients.