Chronic Kidney Disease: Home Care Utilization and Expenditures

Project number: 
Approval date: 
Thursday, March 1, 2012
Principal Investigator: 
University of British Columbia (UBC)
Funding Agency: 
Kidney Foundation of Canada
Datasets requested: 
Hospital Separations (BC Ministry of Health)
consolidation - census geocodes
Consolidation registry (Ministry of Health)
Medical Services Plan (BC Ministry of Health)
Consolidation - demographic (Ministry of Health)
MSP Registration & Premium Billing(BC Ministry of Health)
Home and Community Care (BC Ministry of Health)
Research objective: 

Journal Publication

  • Aydede SK, Komenda P, Djurdjev O, Levin A. Chronic kidney disease and support provided by home care services: a systematic review. BMC Nephrol 2014 Jul 18; 15:118.

Presentation of research material (poster/seminar/lecture etc.)

  • Aydede SK, Zhang Y, Yiu J, Tai S, Djurdjev O, Komenda P, Levin A. (2015). Chronic Kidney Disease and Home and Community Care in British Columbia. CSN Annual General Meeting, Montreal, QC.  April 2015.
  • Aydede SK, Zhang Y, Yiu J, Tai S, Djurdjev O, Komenda P, Levin A. (2015). Aging, Chronic Kidney Disease and Home Support: An Exploratory Study. The 2015 Aging Summit, London, United Kingdom.  February 2015.

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