Funding for this research was provided by:
St. Antonius Research Fund
Zilveren Kruis Health Insurance
Text and Data Mining valid from 2019-11-04
Received: 30 September 2019
Accepted: 24 October 2019
First Online: 4 November 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Ethical approval for the original cohort study was obtained from the local research ethics committee (Verenigde Commissies Mensgebonden Onderzoek; reference W14.053). Informed written consent was obtained from patients prior to data collection.
: WV was research fellow of the International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement (ICHOM) Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) Working Group. WB chaired the ICHOM CKD Working Group. The authors declare that they have no competing interests.
: Not applicable.