Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is when your kidneys stop working properly and mainly associated with getting older. Acute kidney injury (AKI) is when there is sudden damage to your kidneys which stops them working. The number of people in Salford with chronic kidney disease is around 10,000, although 3,000 of those are thought to be undiagnosed adults.
Below is a summary of the standard for chronic kidney disease and acute kidney injury.
Last reviewed March 2018.