Improving Indigenous patient knowledge about treatment options

2019-02-09T09:38:16+00:00

Project leads: Dr. Joanne Kappel and Dr. Carol Bullin Patient lead: Blair Waldvogel Patient group: Indigenous patients with kidney disease Regions: British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario Indigenous patients with CKD and their families face unique challenges related to education, language, poverty, distance from care, and the legacy of colonization and residential schools. As a result, timely access to medical care [...]