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Taking a broader view of the health care needs of people with chronic kidney disease

Heather G Mack, Deborah J Colville and Judith A Savige
Med J Aust 2022; 216 (11): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.51562
Published online: 20 June 2022

To the Editor: We thank Polkinghorne and Kerr1 for their editorial on the health care needs of people with chronic kidney disease (CKD). We write to highlight the burden of visual loss suffered by people with CKD and its effects on quality of life and mortality.

  • Heather G Mack1,2
  • Deborah J Colville1
  • Judith A Savige1

  • 1 University of Melbourne, Melbourne, VIC
  • 2 Melbourne Health, Melbourne, VIC


Correspondence: hmack@eyesurgery.com.au

Competing interests:

Heather Mack is on the Novartis Advisory Board for voretigene neparvovec‐rzyl in Australia.

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