Health-related and psychosocial concerns about transplantation among patients initiating dialysis.

@article{Salter2014HealthrelatedAP,
  title={Health-related and psychosocial concerns about transplantation among patients initiating dialysis.},
  author={Megan L. Salter and Natasha Gupta and Elizabeth King and K. Bandeen-Roche and Andrew H Law and Mara A McAdams-DeMarco and Lucy A. Meoni and Bernard G Jaar and Stephen M Sozio and Wen Hong Linda Kao and Rulan Parekh and Dorry L Segev},
  journal={Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN},
  year={2014},
  volume={9 11},
  pages={
          1940-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Disparities in kidney transplantation remain; one mechanism for disparities in access to transplantation (ATT) may be patient-perceived concerns about pursuing transplantation. This study sought to characterize prevalence of patient-perceived concerns, explore interrelationships between concerns, determine patient characteristics associated with concerns, and assess the effect of concerns on ATT. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS Prevalences of 12 patient… CONTINUE READING

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