Effects of multidisciplinary models of care for adult pre-dialysis patients with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review.

@article{Strand2012EffectsOM,
  title={Effects of multidisciplinary models of care for adult pre-dialysis patients with chronic kidney disease: a systematic review.},
  author={Haakan Strand and Deborah Parker},
  journal={International journal of evidence-based healthcare},
  year={2012},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={53-9}
}
AIM To compare the effectiveness of multidisciplinary care with traditional medical care on the progression of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in adult pre-dialysis patients (stages 3-5). METHODS Eleven databases were searched for articles published between January 1990 and July 2009. The Joanna Briggs Institute-Meta Analysis of Statistics Assessment and Review Instrument was used to assess the methodological quality of retrieved articles and extract data. RESULTS Only four articles out of 927… CONTINUE READING