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Research Article

A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Utility-Based Quality of Life in Chronic Kidney Disease Treatments

  • Melanie Wyld mail,

    mwyl6884@uni.sydney.edu.au

    Affiliation: Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Rachael Lisa Morton,

    Affiliation: Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Andrew Hayen,

    Affiliations: Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Kirsten Howard,

    Affiliation: Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Angela Claire Webster

    Affiliations: Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Centre for Transplant and Renal Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Published: September 11, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1001307

About the Authors

Melanie Wyld, Rachael Lisa Morton, Andrew Hayen, Kirsten Howard, Angela Claire Webster
Sydney School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Andrew Hayen
School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Angela Claire Webster
Centre for Transplant and Renal Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia

Corresponding Author

Email: mwyl6884@uni.sydney.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MW RLM AH KH ACW. Performed the experiments: MW RLM AH KH ACW. Analyzed the data: MW RLM AH KH ACW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AH. Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MW. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MW RLM AH KH ACW. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MW RLM AH KH ACW. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: MW RLM AH KH ACW.