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The impact of out-of-pocket costs on treatment commencement and adherence in chronic kidney disease: a systematic review

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Chronic kidney disease (CKD) is a significant and growing driver of the global non-communicable diseases (NCD) burden, responsible for 1.2 million deaths in 2016. While previous research has estimated the out-of-pocket costs of CKD treatment and resulting levels of catastrophic health expenditures, less is known about the impact of such costs on access to, and maintenance of, care. Our study seeks to fill this gap by synthesizing available evidence on cost as a determinant of CKD treatment di...

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10.1093/heapol/czy081

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Women’s & Reproductive Health
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Oxford, MSD, Womens & Reproductive Health
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National Health and Medical Research Council of Canada
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Oxford University Press
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Health Policy and Planning More from this journal
Volume:
33
Issue:
9
Pages:
1047–1054
Publication date:
2018-09-21
Acceptance date:
2018-08-21
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1460-2237
ISSN:
0268-1080
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2018-08-22

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