Clinical Practice Guidelines
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Clinical Practice Guidelines, published by HL7 International / Clinical Decision Support. This guide is not an authorized publication; it is the continuous build for version 2.0.0-ballot built by the FHIR (HL7® FHIR® Standard) CI Build. This version is based on the current content of and changes regularly. See the Directory of published versions

PlanDefinition: VA CKD Recommendations Plan Definition

Active as of 2024-04-14

Generated Narrative: PlanDefinition

Resource PlanDefinition "va-ckd-recommendations"

Profiles: CPG Recommendation Definition, CPG Computable Plan Definition

CQF Knowledge capability: shareable

CQF Knowledge capability: computable

CQF Knowledge capability: publishable

CQF knowledge representation level: structured


identifier: VA_CKD_Recommendations (use: official)

version: 2.0.0-ballot

name: VACKDRecommendations

title: VA CKD Recommendations Plan Definition

type: ECA Rule (PlanDefinitionType#eca-rule)

status: active

experimental: true

date: 2024-04-14 20:00:23+0000

publisher: HL7 International / Clinical Decision Support

contact: HL7 International / Clinical Decision Support:

description: VA CKD Recommendations


*Clinical Focus (Details: code focus = 'Clinical Focus', stated as 'Clinical Focus')Chronic kidney disease (disorder) (SNOMED CT#709044004)

jurisdiction: World (m49.htm#001)

topic: Treatment (DefinitionTopic#treatment)




Strength of recommendation: Weak (StrengthOfRecommendationRating#weak)

CPG Direction Of Recommendation Extension: For (CPG Recommendation Direction Code System#for)

title: CKD Protein Diet

description: In patients with stage 3 and 4 CKD, we suggest a protein diet of 0.6 to 0.8 g/kg/day as it may slow the decline in glomerular filtration rate (GFR) and progression to end-stage renal disease (ESRD).


type: documentation

display: VA/DoD Clinical Practice Guideline for The management of Chronic Kidney Disease in Primary care




kind: applicability


*text/cqlHas CKD stage 3 or 4