Setting New Directions for Research in Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome: Results From a National Workshop

  title={Setting New Directions for Research in Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome: Results From a National Workshop},
  author={Susan M. Samuel and Tomoko Takano and Shannon D. Scott and Genevi{\`e}ve Beno{\^i}t and Martin Bitzan and Cherry Mammen and Laurel Ryan and Catherine J Morgan},
  journal={Canadian Journal of Kidney Health and Disease},
Background: We report on the proceedings of a national workshop held in Canada with the aims to identify priorities for research in childhood nephrotic syndrome and to develop a national strategy to address these priorities. Methods: A diverse group of participants attended the meeting, including patients, family members, researchers, and health care providers. We used small group discussions to explore priorities as perceived by patients and families and by health care providers and… 

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