- Racial disparities in pediatric access to kidney transplantation: does socioeconomic status play a role?R E Patzer
Department of Surgery, Emory Transplant Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Transplant 12:369-78. 2012..Our study suggests that racial disparities in transplant access worsen as pediatric patients transition into young adulthood, and that SES does not explain all of the racial differences in access to kidney transplantation...
- The role of race and poverty on steps to kidney transplantation in the southeastern United StatesR E Patzer
Emory Transplant Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Transplant 12:358-68. 2012..41; 95% confidence interval: 0.28-0.58). Results suggest that improving access to healthcare may reduce some, but not all, of the racial disparities in access to kidney transplantation...
- Impact of a patient education program on disparities in kidney transplant evaluationRachel E Patzer
Emory Transplant Center, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 7:648-55. 2012..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the association of the ETC education program on completion of the transplant evaluation process...
- Racial and ethnic differences in pediatric access to preemptive kidney transplantation in the United StatesR E Patzer
Department of Surgery, Emory Transplant Center, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
Am J Transplant 13:1769-81. 2013..Future efforts to promote equity in preemptive transplant should address the critical issues of improving access to pre-ESRD nephrology care and overcoming barriers in living donation, including obstacles partially driven by poverty...