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Hospitalizations among dialysis patients are higher in areas with more black residents

19:00 EST 8 Nov 2019 | AAAS

(American Society of Nephrology) Patients receiving hemodialysis at facilities located in residential areas with a high percentage of Black residents have a higher rate of hospitalization. Results from the study will be presented at ASN Kidney Week 2019 Nov. 5-10 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.

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