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Renal failure

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Metadata item type:Help on this termGlossary Item
METeOR identifier:Help on this term620136
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termInability of the kidneys to excrete wastes, concentrate urine, regulate electrolytes, acid/base balance, blood pressure and hormone production. The condition may be acute or chronic.

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Submitting organisation:Help on this termAustralian Institute of Health and Welfare
Reference documents:Help on this termHarris P, Nagy S, & Vardaxis N 2010. Mosby's dictionary of medicine, nursing & health professions. 2nd Australian and New Zealand edn. Elsevier Australia.

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Establishment—acute renal dialysis unit indicator Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

Establishment—acute renal dialysis unit indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

Establishment—maintenance renal dialysis centre indicator Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

Establishment—maintenance renal dialysis centre indicator, yes/no code N Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

Maintenance renal dialysis centre indicator Health, Standard 03/11/2016
ACT Health, Final 10/08/2018

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