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Impact of Rural Residence on Kidney Transplant Rates Among Waitlisted Candidates in the VA Transplant Programs

Description
Details a study on the role rurality plays in kidney transplantation access among veterans. Breaks down data of waitlisted veterans by age, sex, and location, among other measures. Compares rates veterans and non-veterans for reference.
Author(s)
Amy O'Shea, Carrie L. Franciscus, Peter J. Kaboli, Roberto S. Kalil
Citation
Transplantation, 103(9), 1945-1952
Date
09/2019
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Health disparities · Rural-urban differences · Specialty care · Statistics and data · Veterans