Posts Tagged ‘hemodialysis’

June 17, 2011

Lack of Listing Status Awareness: Results of a Single-Center Survey of Hemodialysis Patients.


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The authors evaluated listing status awareness of hemodialysis patients, mostly African Americans, at a single centre in Philadelphia, PA, USA.  They found that 53% of their patients who were currently undergoing transplant evaluation (18/34) thought that they were already active on the waiting list.  This study highlights an important miscommunication within that particular transplant centre, […]

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