About The Study: A novel multicomponent intervention designed to target several barriers that prevent eligible patients from completing key steps toward receiving a kidney transplant did not significantly increase the rate of completed steps in this randomized clinical trial that included 20,375 patients from 26 chronic kidney disease programs. Improving access to transplantation remains a global priority that requires substantial effort.
Authors: Amit X. Garg, M.D., Ph.D., of McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, is the corresponding author.
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Media advisory: This study is being released to coincide with presentation at Kidney Week 2023.
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