kidney.epi: Kidney Functions: Clinical and Epidemiological

Contains kidney care oriented functions. Current version contains functions for calculation of: - Kidney Donor Risk Index and Kidney Donor Profile Index for kidney transplant donors by Rao et al. (2009) <doi:10.1097/TP.0b013e3181ac620b>. - Estimated glomerular filtration rate by CKD-EPI, MDRD and other equations. Citation: Bikbov B. R open source programming code for calculation of the Kidney Donor Profile Index and Kidney Donor Risk Index. Kidney Diseases (2018) 4:269–272 <doi:10.1159/000492427> (the only citation for the whole package).

Version: 1.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.4.0)
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2020-03-04
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.kidney.epi
Author: Boris Bikbov ORCID iD [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Boris Bikbov <boris at>
License: LGPL-2 | LGPL-2.1 | LGPL-3 [expanded from: LGPL (≥ 2)]
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: kidney.epi citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: kidney.epi results


Reference manual: kidney.epi.pdf
Vignettes: Estimated glomerular filtration rate (eGFR) calculation
Kidney transplantation


Package source: kidney.epi_1.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): kidney.epi_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): kidney.epi_1.2.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): kidney.epi_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): kidney.epi_1.2.0.tgz
Old sources: kidney.epi archive


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