Surveys

Peritoneal Dialysis Exercise Practices and Perceptions

The GREX Organising Committee is conducting an international survey exploring exercise and physical activity practices and perceptions among peritoneal dialysis clinicians and would like your feedback.

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The closing date to complete this survey is the 30th November 2021

 

Understanding prevalent opinions and practices in Peritoneal Dialysis

The PD Myths investigator group is conducting an international survey to understand prevalent opinions and practices in Peritoneal Dialysis, among practising nephrologists and nephrology trainees. The survey aims to understand perceptions of patients' suitability for PD and identify areas where additional education can be provided to dispel myths about PD. 

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Nephrology Trainee Skills Survey

We are trying to understand how confident nephrology trainees feel with various sub-specialisations within nephrology (eg. glomerular disease, kidney disease in pregnancy, procedural skills, etc). We hope that this will eventually lead to a better training experience. 

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Current practice in the screening and first-line treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism

We would be grateful if you could spare a few minutes to complete this survey, which is examining current practice in the screening and first-line treatment of secondary hyperparathyroidism.

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GREX Cognition Delphi Survey

Dr. Clara Bohm from the University of Manitoba and colleagues from the Global Renal Exercise Network are conducting this survey as part of a study to identify important research questions regarding cognition in people with Chronic Kidney Disease. Cognition is defined as the ability to remember, learn new things, focus, and/or make everyday life decisions. This survey should take 10-15 minutes to complete. 

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The closing date to complete this survey is 31st December 2021

 

Management of fluid balance among critically ill patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) who are receiving kidney replacement therapy (KRT)

We would be grateful if you could spare some time to complete this survey which is aiming to help researchers learn more about the attitudes and practice patterns of intensivists and nephrologists in the management of fluid balance, amongst critically ill patients with acute kidney injury (AKI) who are receiving kidney replacement therapy (KRT). The Health Research Ethics Board at the Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (CHUM), in Montreal, Canada has approved this survey. 

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The closing date to complete this survey is the 31st December 2021 

 

Prescribing Anticoagulants In Kidney Patients

The UK Renal Pharmacy Group is seeking your feedback about the practice of prescribing anticoagulants in kidney patients. If you would like to find out more about this research project please see the PACK study information sheet.

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The closing date to complete this survey is the 31st December 2021

 

Academic Activity Amongst Senior Clinical Staff

We would like the opinions and views of consultants from across the UK, to help us understand what the barriers and challenges are to pursuing research activity as part of your day-to-day role, as well as what motivates those who are already doing research.

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The closing date to complete this survey is Sunday 31st October 2021 - CLOSED

 

Implementation of the findings of the PIVOTAL Trial - IV Iron in Hemodialysis

We would be grateful if you could spend a few minutes completing this brief survey, which is looking at whether units have implemented the results of the PIVOTAL study Please send it to any relevant member of staff within the unit managing anaemia in dialysis patients.

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The closing date to complete this survey is Sunday 31st October 2021 - CLOSED

 

NKF Home Dialysis Survey

The NKF has teamed up with the University of Hertfordshire to undertake a survey that aims to understand the reasons why some patients choose to dialyse at home and others do not. They also want to know about the impact of COVID-19 on patients' attitudes towards different types of dialysis. This survey is for all dialysis patients, i.e. those who dialyse in a hospital/unit and those who dialyse at home. The survey is anonymous and should take no more than 15-20 minutes of your time to complete.  Further information is available here.  

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The closing date to complete this survey is Sunday 21st November 2021 - CLOSED

Guidelines

NICE accredited clinical practice guidelines 

Available here

23rd Annual Report

Analyses about the care provided to patients at UK renal centres.

Read the report

UKRR AKI Report

A report on the nationwide collection of AKI warning test scores. 

Read the report