Challenges of kidney care in a resource poor nation: A study of private kidney care centre in Nigeria

  title={Challenges of kidney care in a resource poor nation: A study of private kidney care centre in Nigeria},
  author={Umezurike Hughes Okafor and Innocent Ekwem and Friday Samuel Wokoma},
  booktitle={Nigerian medical journal : journal of the Nigeria Medical Association},
BACKGROUND Resource poor nations are froth with various confounding challenges in their social, political, financial, physical and healthcare needs. Care of patients with health problems', including those with kidney related disorders is associated with many challenges. This study is aimed to highlight the challenges of kidney care in a resource poor nation. MATERIALS AND METHODS The activity of a private kidney care centre in Nigeria was reviewed from establishment to 6 months of operation… CONTINUE READING
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