House of Commons
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WORLD KIDNEY DAY 2011
EDM #1548
Tabled 08 March 2011
2010-12 Session
That this House welcomes World Kidney Day 2011, which seeks to improve the awareness, detection and treatment of kidney disease, including the link between kidney disease and hypertension; is concerned that over three million people face chronic kidney disease in the UK today and that this number is expected to rise over the next 10 years; is alarmed that an estimated 13,000 people are killed by the disease annually in this country; notes that high blood pressure may result in both kidney damage and an increased risk of stroke and other cardiovascular disease; further notes the importance of treating chronic kidney disease in order to reduce the burden of cardiovascular disease and the value of screening people with cardiovascular disease for kidney disease; welcomes the imminent publication by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence of the Quality Standards on Chronic Kidney Disease; and urges the Government to encourage and measure the uptake of these standards by all healthcare professionals.

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