Disparities in symptom burden and renal transplant eligibility: A pilot study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Patient Selection
  • Renal Dialysis
  • Severity of Illness Index

abstract

  • Among HD patients, transplant eligibility is associated with symptom burden. Our pilot data suggest that consideration be given to employing transplant status as a method of identifying HD patients at risk for greater symptom burden and targeting them for palliative interventions.

publication date

  • November 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3822373

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/jpm.2013.0026

PubMed ID

  • 24111782

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1459

end page

  • 65

volume

  • 16

number

  • 11