Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
    • Chronic kidney disease at a glance
  • Body section
    1. Introduction
      • Purpose
      • Background
    2. Prevalence and incidence of CKD
      • Stage of CKD
      • End-stage kidney disease
    3. Risk factors for CKD
    4. Health service use for CKD
      • Visits to general practitioners
      • Hospitalisations
      • Ongoing treatment of CKD
    5. CKD mortality
    6. CKD in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples
    7. Impact of CKD
      • Quality of life
      • Health expenditure
      • Burden of disease
    8. Conclusions and considerations
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      1. Data sources
      2. Statistical methods
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables, figures and boxes