Is there really good news about pandemic diabetic nephropathy?

@article{Friedman2007IsTR,
  title={Is there really good news about pandemic diabetic nephropathy?},
  author={Eli Friedman and Amy L Friedman},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2007},
  volume={22 3},
  pages={681-3}
}
Defined in the dictionary as an adjective, the word pandemic, meaning: ‘occurring over a wide geographic area and affecting an exceptionally high proportion of the population,’ like epidemic, has evolved to its current usage as a noun [1]. In 2005, growth in number of individuals in the United States treated for end-stage renal disease (ESRD) was analysed using data generated by the United States Renal Data system (USRDS), sustaining the conclusion that most of the expansion ‘was due to a three… CONTINUE READING
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