Association of Social Risk Factors With Home Dialysis and Kidney Transplant Rates in Dialysis Facilities

JAMA. 2021 Dec 14;326(22):2323-2325. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.18372.


This study examines rates of home dialysis and transplant at dialysis facilities that serve patients with high social risk to understand how they fare under the End-Stage Renal Disease Treatment Choices Model.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Ambulatory Care Facilities / economics
  • Health Services Accessibility
  • Hemodialysis, Home / economics
  • Hemodialysis, Home / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Kidney Failure, Chronic / therapy*
  • Kidney Transplantation / statistics & numerical data*
  • Medicaid
  • Risk Factors
  • Socioeconomic Factors*
  • United States