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Chronic kidney disease in Nicaragua: a qualitative analysis of semi-structured interviews with physicians and pharmacists

Oriana Ramirez-Rubio12, Daniel R Brooks2, Juan Jose Amador2, James S Kaufman3, Daniel E Weiner4 and Madeleine Kangsen Scammell5*

  • * Corresponding author: Madeleine Kangsen Scammell

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, C/Arzobispo Morcillo 4, Madrid, 28029, Spain

2 Department of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St. T4E, Boston, MA, 02118, USA

3 Research Service and Department of Medicine, VA New York Harbor Healthcare System, Research Service (151), 423 East 23rd St, New York, NY, 10010, USA

4 Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine, 800 Washington Street,, Boston, MA, 02111, USA

5 Department of Environmental Health, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany St. T4W, Boston, MA, 02118, USA

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BMC Public Health 2013, 13:350  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-350

Published: 16 April 2013

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Illustrative interview quotes. Quotes by physicians and pharmacists that further illustrate results presented in manuscript.

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