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Cost-Effectiveness and Estimated Health Benefits of Treating Patients with Vitamin D in Pre-Dialysis

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  • Snyder Sophie
  • Gitlin Matthew

    (BluePath Solutions, 10951 W. Pico Blvd. Suite 120Los Angeles, CA, USA)

  • Hollenbeak Christopher S.

    (The Pennsylvania State University, Department of Health Policy and Administration, University Park, PA, USA)

  • Kalantar-Zadeh Kamyar

    (School of Medicine, University of California, Irvine, CA, USA)

  • Ashfaq Akhtar

    (Clinical R & D and Medical Affairs, Renal Division, Opko Pharmaceuticals, Miami, FL, USA)

Abstract

The optimal timing of treatment with vitamin D therapy for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), vitamin D insufficiency, and secondary hyperparathyroidism (SHPT) is a pressing question in nephrology with economic and patient outcome implications.

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  • Snyder Sophie & Gitlin Matthew & Hollenbeak Christopher S. & Kalantar-Zadeh Kamyar & Ashfaq Akhtar, 2020. "Cost-Effectiveness and Estimated Health Benefits of Treating Patients with Vitamin D in Pre-Dialysis," Forum for Health Economics & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 23(1), pages 1-15, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:bpj:fhecpo:v:23:y:2020:i:1:p:15:n:2
    DOI: 10.1515/fhep-2019-0020
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    1. Chris Sampson’s journal round-up for 10th August 2020
      by Chris Sampson in The Academic Health Economists' Blog on 2020-08-10 11:00:11

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