Renal Biopsy Draft Guidelines: For Comment

KHA-CARI Guidelines proposes to issue the Renal Biopsy Guideline. The drafts of the guideline subtopics are now available for comment by members of the nephrology community and the public. The guideline has been peer reviewed and revised accordingly by the writer/s. The review period for the guideline is until 18 January 2019. Your comments are invited and will contribute to the development of the guideline.

Following public consultation, the KHA-CARI Steering Committee and members of the Guideline Writing Group will consider the submissions. KHA-CARI will then produce a final document for publication in the journal Nephrology.

How to make your submission

Please make your submission in writing and include your contact details. If you would like your submission to be treated as confidential, please indicate this clearly. Submissions may be subject to release under the Freedom of Information Act 1982.

You can download a review form. (The form is in Microsft Word). Please send your submissions either by email, post or fax as indicated below.

Please email your submission to cari.schn@health.nsw.gov.au

Post or fax your submission to:
KHA-CARI Guidelines Office
Centre for Kidney Research, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead
Locked Bag 4001 Westmead NSW 2145
Fax: +61 2 9845 1491

Closing date for submissions is 18 January 2019

 
RENAL BIOPSY DRAFT GUIDELINES STATUS
Renal biopsy information and education for patients and caregivers For comment until 18 January 2019
Pre-biopsy medication: antiplatelet and anticoagulant agents For comment until 18 January 2019
Pre-biopsy medication: desmopressin acetate For comment until 18 January 2019
Post-renal biopsy care For comment until 18 January 2019
Positioning for renal biopsy For comment until 18 January 2019
Renal biopsy: needles For comment until 18 January 2019
Renal biopsy: imaging For comment until 18 January 2019
Renal biopsy bleeding management For comment until 18 January 2019