Ethical considerations regarding disparities pertaining to kidney transplant patients

S. E. Yost, T. Srinivas, B. Kaplan

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Abstract

Racial and ethnic disparities exist throughout the US health-care system, including in the field of solid-organ transplant. There are disparities in access to health care, health outcomes, and access to transplant centers. Addressing this issue requires equity in pretransplant care, increased education and referral throughout the transplant process, and research funds targeted to the study of problems pertinent to transplantation in certain patient populations.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)212-214
Number of pages3
JournalClinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Volume90
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2011

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)

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