Regional variability in anaemia management and haemoglobin in the US.

  title={Regional variability in anaemia management and haemoglobin in the US.},
  author={Donal N Reddan and Diane L. Frankenfield and Preston S Klassen and Joseph A. Coladonato and Lynda A. Szczech and Curtis A Johnson and Anatole Besarab and Michael J Rocco and William McClellan and Jay B. Wish and William F. Owen},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  volume={18 1},
BACKGROUND Regional differences in haemoglobin values and process care measures were examined using data from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Clinical Performance Measures Project. It was posited that regional differences in haemoglobin values are consequent upon differences in components of clinical practice… CONTINUE READING