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Development of a decision aid to inform patients’ and families’ renal replacement therapy selection decisions

Jessica M Ameling12, Priscilla Auguste12, Patti L Ephraim13, LaPricia Lewis-Boyer12, Nicole DePasquale12, Raquel C Greer12, Deidra C Crews14, Neil R Powe5, Hamid Rabb4 and L Ebony Boulware123*

Author Affiliations

1 Welch Center for Prevention, Epidemiology and Clinical Research, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

2 Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

3 Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA

4 Division of Nephrology, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

5 Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco and San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, California, USA

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BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2012, 12:140  doi:10.1186/1472-6947-12-140

Published: 1 December 2012

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