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Treatment of end-stage kidney failure without renal replacement therapy

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For the majority of patients with end-stage kidney failure (ESKF) replacement of excretory renal function by dialysis or transplantation (RRT) can extend life and alleviate symptoms. Historically, the availability of RRT has been insufficient and this remains the case for much of the world. However, RRT is now widely available in healthcare systems of higher income countries. Increasing numbers of elderly patients are developing ESKF. RRT in this population is largely by dialysis, comorbidity...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/sdi.12535

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
NDM Experimental Medicine
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Seminars in Dialysis Journal website
Volume:
29
Issue:
6
Pages:
491-506
Publication date:
2016-08-25
Acceptance date:
2016-08-22
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EISSN:
1525-139X
ISSN:
0894-0959
Pmid:
27559004
Source identifiers:
640659
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:640659
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uuid:6a7a2985-777e-4b58-989c-9d09e1583a85
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pubs:640659
Deposit date:
2016-11-03

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