Nephrologist-owned Dialysis Clinics and Home Therapies

A study of the USRDS data set looked at ownership of adult dialysis clinics in 2017 caring for 251,651 patients. Those in nephrologist-owned clinics had a 2.4% higher probably of home dialysis, a 2.2% lower probability of receiving an ESA, and no significant difference in anemia treatment.

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