Kidney Organ Donation: Developing Family Practice Initiatives to Reverse Inertia
Symvoulakis, Emmanouil K
BMC health services research 2010 May 17; 10: 127
Kidney transplantation is associated with greater long term survival rates and improved quality of life compared with dialysis. Continuous growth in the number of patients with kidney failure has not been matched by an increase in the availability of kidneys for transplantation. This leads to long waiting lists, higher treatment costs and negative health outcomes.
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