TITLE

End-stage renal disease patients up nearly 19%

AUTHOR(S)
Chauhan, Tara
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/30/2004, Vol. 170 Issue 7, p1087
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the increasing number of patients being treated for end-stage renal disease (ESRD) in Canada. Percentage of increase in ESRD patients; Primary cause of ESRD; Presentation of a graph on ESRD patients aged 65 and over.
ACCESSION #
12558358

 

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