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Journal Article
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Barton, Everard N.,; Williams, Winston; Morgan, Anthony G.; Burden, R. P.
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Medicine
Article Title
A prospective study of ward referrals for renal disease at a Jamaican and a United Kingdom hospital.
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West Indian Medical Journal
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Date of Publication
1996
Volume ID
45
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
110-112
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Abstract
Seventy ward referrals for renal disease were prospectively studied at each of two tertiary hospitals: University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI), Kingston, Jamaica and Nottingham City Hospital (NCH), England. The major difference in management and outcome between the two centres occurred in cases with chronic renal failure (CRF), suggesting that survival in patients with CRF in Jamaica could be improved if this therapeutic modality was available....
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