1154 - Patient Monitor Module for non-invasive assessment of artificial stiffness and titration of anti-hypertensive medication in Chronic Kidney Disease

Page last updated: 07 November 2014

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Description of Medical Service

The measurement of the AiX for estimation of arterial stiffness and monitoring/titration of anti-hypertensive medication.

Description of Medical Condition

CKD refers to all conditions of the kidney, lasting at least three months, where a person has had evidence of kidney damage and/or reduced kidney function, regardless of the specific diagnosis of disease or condition causing the disease (National Kidney Foundation of America 2002). Evidence of kidney damage manifests as either urinary protein (proteinuria) or albumin (a type of protein that is a more sensitive and specific marker of kidney disease, albuminuria), blood in the urine (haematuria) or scarring detected by imaging tests.

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Medical Service Type


Previous Application Number

Not Applicable

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Application Form


PICO Confirmation


Assessment Report


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