Comparison of transplant listing strategy in two renal dialysis centers within a regional transplant alliance.

@article{Jeffrey2005ComparisonOT,
  title={Comparison of transplant listing strategy in two renal dialysis centers within a regional transplant alliance.},
  author={Robin Fraser Jeffrey and Habib Akbani and Andrew J. Scally and Roseanne Peel},
  journal={Clinical nephrology},
  year={2005},
  volume={64 6},
  pages={438-43}
}
AIMS An increasing dialysis population and insufficient supply of transplant organs necessitate that patients are carefully evaluated prior to registration on the national waiting list to ensure effective utilization of a scarce resource. We have assessed listing practice in two renal units within the North of England Transplant Alliance. METHODS Demographic, ethnic and clinical data were recorded at initiation of dialysis for patients from two northern English cities, Bradford (n = 209) and… CONTINUE READING