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Dialysis care and dialysis funding in Asia

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Asia is the largest and most populated continent in the world, with a high burden of kidney failure. In this Policy Forum article, we explore dialysis care and dialysis funding in 17 countries in Asia, describing conditions in both developed and developing nations across the region. In 13 of the 17 countries surveyed, diabetes is the most common cause of kidney failure. Due to great variation in gross domestic product per capita across Asian countries, disparities in the provision of kidney r...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1053/j.ajkd.2019.08.005

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Publisher:
Elsevier
Journal:
American Journal of Kidney Diseases More from this journal
Publication date:
2019-11-05
Acceptance date:
2019-08-16
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EISSN:
1523-6838
ISSN:
0272-6386
Pubs id:
pubs:1045858
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uuid:fcc1e555-a692-4649-9a81-df175f9becb2
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pubs:1045858
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1045858
Deposit date:
2019-08-18

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