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Study co-authors include Alfred Cheung, MD, Tom Greene, PhD (University of Utah); Keith Norris, MD (Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science); Alison Yu (University of Southern California); Jennie Ma, PhD, M. Norman Oliver, MD, and Wei Yu (University of Virginia School of Medicine).
Disclosures: The authors reported no financial disclosures. This work is funded by NIH/NIDDK 5R01DK084200-02. In addition, Dr. Keith Norris is supported in part by NIH grants U54MD007598, UL1TR000124, P30AG021684, and P20-MD000182.
The article, entitled "The Associations between Race and Geographic Area and Quality-of-Care Indicators in Patients Approaching ESRD," appeared online at http://cjasn.asnjournals.org/ on March 14, 2013, doi: 10.2215/CJN.07780812.
The editorial, entitled "Making the Crooked Way Straight: Interpreting Geography and Healthcare Delivery in Chronic Kidney Disease," appeared online at http://cjasn.asnjournals.org/ on March 14, 2013.
American Society of Nephrology
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