TITLE

Clinical Benefits Justify Additional Cost of Iron Dextran

PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Kidney;Jul/Aug99, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p171
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Studies the cost effectiveness impact of iron dextran on hemodialysis patients' use of epoietin alfa and blood. Average epoietin alfa dosage; Incremental cost-effectiveness of iron dextran per successful treatment; Reduction in the need for blood transfusions with iron dextran administration.
ACCESSION #
5873574

 

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