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|Journal||American Journal of Kidney Diseases|
In the research letter entitled Accurate Assessment of Kidney Function in Indigenous Australians: The Estimated GFR Study appearing in the October 2012 issue of AJKD (Maple-Brown et al; volume 60, issue 4, pages 679-682), a calculation error in the STATA code caused errors in the bias reported for estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) values in women that were determined using the Chronic kidney disease epidemiology collaboration (CKD-EPI) equation.
Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet abstract
The purpose of the study was to assess kidney function by glomerular filtration rate (GFR) in high risk Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Australian populations from Far North Queensland, the Northern Territory and Western Australia.
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