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Excess Deaths From End-Stage Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic

Excess Deaths From End-Stage Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic News & Analysis News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Excess Deaths From End-Stage the US Virgin Islands, and Texas. The excess Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic deaths in New York were documented pre- An excess of 7000 to 10 000 deaths from dominantly during the pandemic’s early end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) occurred months. In Texas, the increase in excess during the first several months of the ESKD deaths occurred later in the summer, COVID-19 pandemic, according to data corresponding with the state’s later peak in based on ESKD mortality trends from 2016 overall COVID-19 deaths. Excess deaths through 2019. among patients undergoing dialysis were 2 Patients with ESKD are at increased risk to 3 times higher than among patients who of death from COVID-19. Many are elderly had undergone a kidney transplant. and have multiple comorbid conditions that “The reasons for excess deaths in the are associated with worse COVID-19 out- [ESKD] population might include the comes. Some may also have a weakened im- unmet need for in-person health services or events.Buttheyhavedrawbacks.Theydon’t mune system. Additionally, receiving inpa- SARS-CoV-2 transmission from other prevent nasal colonization with the bacte- tient hemodialysis increases the risk of patients, staff members, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA American Medical Association

Excess Deaths From End-Stage Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic

JAMA , Volume 326 (4) – Jul 27, 2021

Excess Deaths From End-Stage Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic

Abstract

News & Analysis News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Excess Deaths From End-Stage the US Virgin Islands, and Texas. The excess Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic deaths in New York were documented pre- An excess of 7000 to 10 000 deaths from dominantly during the pandemic’s early end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) occurred months. In Texas, the increase in excess during the first several months of the ESKD deaths occurred later in the summer, COVID-19 pandemic,...
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American Medical Association
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0098-7484
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1538-3598
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10.1001/jama.2021.11312
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Abstract

News & Analysis News From the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Excess Deaths From End-Stage the US Virgin Islands, and Texas. The excess Kidney Disease Early in Pandemic deaths in New York were documented pre- An excess of 7000 to 10 000 deaths from dominantly during the pandemic’s early end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) occurred months. In Texas, the increase in excess during the first several months of the ESKD deaths occurred later in the summer, COVID-19 pandemic, according to data corresponding with the state’s later peak in based on ESKD mortality trends from 2016 overall COVID-19 deaths. Excess deaths through 2019. among patients undergoing dialysis were 2 Patients with ESKD are at increased risk to 3 times higher than among patients who of death from COVID-19. Many are elderly had undergone a kidney transplant. and have multiple comorbid conditions that “The reasons for excess deaths in the are associated with worse COVID-19 out- [ESKD] population might include the comes. Some may also have a weakened im- unmet need for in-person health services or events.Buttheyhavedrawbacks.Theydon’t mune system. Additionally, receiving inpa- SARS-CoV-2 transmission from other prevent nasal colonization with the bacte- tient hemodialysis increases the risk of patients, staff members,

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JAMAAmerican Medical Association

Published: Jul 27, 2021

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