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Specialist and primary care physicians' views on barriers to adequate preparation of patients for renal replacement therapy: A qualitative study

  • Author(s): Powe, Neil
  • Greer, RC
  • Ameling, JM
  • Cavanaugh, KL
  • Jaar, BG
  • Grubbs, V
  • Andrews, CE
  • Ephraim, P
  • Powe, NR
  • Lewis, J
  • Umeukeje, E
  • et al.

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http://europepmc.org/articles/PMC4387659?pdf=render
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Abstract

© 2015 Greer et al.; licensee BioMed Central.Background: Early preparation for renal replacement therapy (RRT) is recommended for patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD), yet many patients initiate RRT urgently and/or are inadequately prepared.

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