USRDS


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AcronymDefinition
USRDSUnited States Renal Data System
USRDSUS Robotics Dual Standard (modem)
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Every year, the USRDS will release the quality evaluation of these dialysis providers.
Renal Data System, USRDS 2013 Annual Data Report: Atlas of Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease in the United States, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD, 2013.
El USRDS utiliza la metodologia propuesta por el Centro de Epidemiologia Renal y Costos de la Universidad de Michigan (UM-KECC) (19) para evaluar la mortalidad calculada versus la esperada en las unidades de dialisis en Estados Unidos, a pesar de que algunos autores han evidenciado diferencias en las REM hasta en 33% cuando se calculan con los metodos de regresion y tambien otras limitaciones (20-22), estas sirven como herramienta para evaluar el desempeno y fomentar acciones de mejoramiento continuo en los centros de dialisis.
For each year studied, USRDS data were used to determine the number of adults aged [greater than or equal to] 18 years in the United States who began treatment (dialysis or kidney transplantation) for ESRD-D.
USRDS 2013 Annual Data Report: Atlas of chronic kidney disease and end stage renal disease in the United States (2013).
USRDS defines patient race and ethnicity based upon provider-reported data obtained from the Medical Evidence Form.
The coordinating center, in collaboration with the National Institutes of Health and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, provides clinical, biostatistical, epidemiological, data management and analytical expertise necessary to maintain and update the existing USRDS database.
U S Renal Data System, USRDS 2012 Annual Data Report: Atlas of Chronic Kidney Disease and End-Stage Renal Disease in the United States, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD, 2012.
The initiation date of dialysis was identified with the USRDS Patients File [22].
While the USRDS database does not have information on individual incomes, many studies used Zip Code median incomes as a proxy for individual incomes (Woodward et al.
However, it requires validation from further studies, preferably using data from the USRDS.