Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM, Aminu K. Bello, MD, PhD, and Gamal Saadi, MD, for the World Kidney Day Steering Committee, Author at Renal and Urology News

Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM, Aminu K. Bello, MD, PhD, and Gamal Saadi, MD, for the World Kidney Day Steering Committee

All articles by Deidra C. Crews, MD, ScM, Aminu K. Bello, MD, PhD, and Gamal Saadi, MD, for the World Kidney Day Steering Committee

Kidney Failure Undertreatment International Concern

Burden, Access and Disparities in Kidney Disease

Kidney disease is a global public health problem, affecting over 750 million persons worldwide.1,2 The burden of kidney disease varies substantially across the world, as does its detection and treatment. In many settings, rates of kidney disease and the provision of its care are defined by socio-economic, cultural and political factors leading to significant disparities.3 World Kidney…

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