Geographic variation in black-white differences in end-of-life care for patients with ESRD.

@article{Thomas2013GeographicVI,
  title={Geographic variation in black-white differences in end-of-life care for patients with ESRD.},
  author={Bernadette A Thomas and Rudolph A. Rodriguez and Edward J Boyko and Cassianne Robinson-Cohen and Annette L. Fitzpatrick and Ann M O'Hare},
  journal={Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN},
  year={2013},
  volume={8 7},
  pages={1171-8}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Patterns of end-of-life care among patients with ESRD differ by race. Whether the magnitude of racial differences in end-of-life care varies across regions is not known. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS This observational cohort study used data from the US Renal Data System and regional health care spending patterns… CONTINUE READING