Impact of poverty and race on pre-end-stage renal disease care among dialysis patients in the United States

@inproceedings{Nee2017ImpactOP,
  title={Impact of poverty and race on pre-end-stage renal disease care among dialysis patients in the United States},
  author={Robert Nee and Christina M Yuan and Frank P. Hurst and Rahul M. Jindal and Lawrence Y C Agodoa and Kevin C. Abbott},
  booktitle={Clinical kidney journal},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Access to nephrology care prior to end-stage renal disease (ESRD) is significantly associated with lower rates of morbidity and mortality. We assessed the association of area-level and individual-level indicators of poverty and race/ethnicity on pre-ESRD care provided by nephrologists. METHODS In this retrospective cohort study using the US… CONTINUE READING