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Makes total sense to me. If you've gotten to the transplant stage without figuring out how you got there, the chances you'll take good care of a new kidney are too small to risk.

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Informed Patients more likely to get kidney transplants

What you don't know can hurt your chances of getting a transplant. Kidney patients who understand their condition and treatment are more likely to be placed on the transplant waiting list than those who don't, according to new research presented at the National Kidney Foundation's 2013 Spring Clinical Meetings held here today.

see the article in full here: www.kidney.org/news/newsroom/nr/Info
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