Influence of socioeconomic status on allograft and patient survival following kidney transplantation (pages 426–433)
Frank L Ward, Patrick O'Kelly, Fionnuala Donohue, Coilin ÓhAiseadha, Trutz Haase, Jonathan Pratschke, Declan G deFreitas, Howard Johnson, Peter J Conlon and Conall M O'Seaghdha
Article first published online: 21 APR 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/nep.12410
Summary at a Glance
Making use of postal address and census data (as a surrogate of socioeconomic status), data from an observational cohort of 1944 eligible adult kidney transplant recipients in Ireland suggested no disparity in allograft or patient survival.