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Kidney pioneers – personal reflections on the development of UK renal services

In the UK today, over 70,000 people are either on dialysis or have received a kidney transplant. But 60 years ago the medical profession was highly sceptical of these fledgling innovations – and the pioneering renal teams who championed them. Read about some of the individuals who helped to shape and develop modern kidney care.

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