Kidney function tests
Kidney function tests (also called renal function tests) are blood tests used to check how well your kidneys are working.
For health professionals
Knowing your patient's kidney function is essential for the management of many conditions and is an important prescribing consideration. Are you up to date with how and when to perform kidney function tests?
Quality use of medical tests means choosing the right test for the patient and using it at the right time. NPS MedicineWise has compiled some of the latest evidence on medical tests commonly used in primary care.