Prevalence Of Anemia In Chronic Kidney Disease In The United States

The following is a summary of Stauffer, M. E., & Fan, T. Prevalence of Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease in the United States. PLoS One. 2014;9(1):1-4, which was developed independently of the article authors.

Key Messages

Between 2007-2010, it is estimated that 14% of the US adult population had CKD.
Between 2007-2010, the prevalence of anemia in patients with CKD was 15.4%, while the prevalence in the general population was 7.6%.

The prevalence of anemia increased as CKD stage increased.

Prevalence of 8.4% at stage …

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