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Plain English Summaries – 20th UKRR Annual Report

The UKRR Annual Report provides the UK kidney community with a wealth of information about patients with end-stage kidney disease. This information is used by healthcare professionals to improve patient care and to show how well their hospital is managing kidney failure in clinical terms. There were 11 chapters in the latest annual report – adults were the focus of nine chapters and children the focus of two chapters. You can read plain English summaries of each chapter by clicking on the links below.

Chapter 1 – Adults starting renal replacement therapy in 2016

Chapter 2 – Adults on renal replacement therapy in 2016

Chapter 3 – Adults with kidney transplants in 2016

Chapters 4 and 11 – Children on renal replacement therapy in 2016

Chapter 5 – Survival of adults on renal replacement therapy in 2016

Chapter 6 – Adequacy of haemodialysis in adults in 2016

Chapter 7 – Management of anaemia in adults on dialysis in 2016

Chapter 8 – Biochemical variables in adults on dialysis in 2016

Chapter 9 – Access to kidney transplants for adults 2011-2013

Chapter 10 – Methods of dialysis access used for adults starting dialysis in 2016