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Researcher: Raj, R (Dr Rajesh Raj)

Fields of Research

Nephrology and urology
Clinical pharmacy and pharmacy practice
Primary health care
Health and community services
Aged health care
Health informatics and information systems

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Treatment of human diseases and conditions
Health related to ageing
Palliative care
Diagnosis of human diseases and conditions
Efficacy of medications
Rural and remote area health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A state-wide approach to identify chronic kidney disease, associated risk factors and outcomes in the community using linked datasets (CKD.TASLINK)
Cardiovascular events and death in people living with chronic kidney disease
Chronic kidney disease in Tasmania: Protocol for a data linkage study; JMIR Research Protocols
Competing risks of death and kidney failure in a cohort of Australian adults with severe chronic kidney disease; Medical Journal of Australia
Discussions during shared decision-making in older adults with advanced renal disease: a scoping review; BMJ Open
Enabling good outcomes in older adults on dialysis: a qualitative study; BMC Nephrology
Finerenone: a new mineralocorticoid receptor antagonist to beat chronic kidney disease; Current Opinion in Nephrology and Hypertension
Incidence and prevalence of modifiable cardiovascular risk factors according to kidney function, gender and geography
Island medicine: using data linkage to establish the kidney health of the population of Tasmania, Australia; International Journal of Population Data Science
Older patient considering treatment for advanced renal disease: protocol for a scoping review of the information available for shared decision-making; BMJ Open
Symptoms and their recognition in adult haemodialysis patients: interactions with quality of life; Nephrology
Validation of the IPOS-renal symptom survey in advanced kidney disease: a cross-sectional study; Journal of Pain and Symptom Management

Research Projects

Access to treatment for Tasmanians with chronic kidney disease; Tasmanian Community Fund (TasCF)
Chronic kidney disease identification and management in northern Tasmanian General Practice: a pilot study of an audit-based education intervention involving northern Tasmania's renal physicians; Clifford Craig Foundation (CCFoundation)

Research Candidate Supervision