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The Renal Palliative Care Initiative.
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  • Lewis Cohen, MD, Baystate Health
  • Michael Germain, MD, Baystate Health
  • David M Poppel, MD, Baystate Health
Document Type
Article, Peer-reviewed
Publication Date
4-1-2003
Abstract

Despite ongoing technological advances, patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) have a mortality rate of approximately 23% per year, and comorbid cardiovascular, cerebrovascular, and peripheral vascular disorders often make life on dialysis an ordeal

Publication ISSN
1557-7740
Citation Information
J Palliat Med 2003 Apr;6(2):321-6.