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AIHW Report Chronic kidney disease hits harder in remote areas

  • 21 October 2013

    A new report from Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) finds chronic kidney disease death and hospitalisation rates are generally higher outside the major cities in Australia, particularly in remote areas and especially for women living in remote areas.  To read the media release and the report, Chronic kidney disease: regional variation in Australia, which provides a detailed picture of how chronic kidney disease varies according to where a person lives, follow the link: http://www.healthinfonet.ecu.edu.au/about/news/1596