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Incidence and survival of end-stage kidney disease due to polycystic kidney disease in Australia and New Zealand (1963–2014)

  • Mangalee R. Fernando1, 2, 3,
  • Hannah Dent4, 5,
  • Stephen P. McDonald4, 5 and
  • Gopala K. Rangan1, 6Email author
Population Health MetricsAdvancing innovation in health measurement201715:7

Received: 21 April 2016

Accepted: 9 February 2017

Published: 17 February 2017

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Original Submission
21 Apr 2016 Submitted Original manuscript
20 Sep 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Boris Bikbov
29 Nov 2016 Author responded Author comments - Mangalee Fernando
Resubmission - Version 2
29 Nov 2016 Submitted Manuscript version 2
12 Dec 2016 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Boris Bikbov
Resubmission - Version 3
Submitted Manuscript version 3
9 Feb 2017 Editorially accepted
17 Feb 2017 Article published 10.1186/s12963-017-0123-7

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Renal Medicine, Westmead Hospital, Western Sydney Local Health District
Department of Nephrology, Prince of Wales Hospital
Prince of Wales Clinical School, University of New South Wales
ANZDATA Registry
Department of Medicine, The University of Adelaide
Centre for Transplant and Renal Research, Westmead Institute for Medical Research, The University of Sydney