MD, Southeastern University of Health
Miami Children's Hospital
Fellowship, Pediatric Nephrology
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
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A Multi-center, double-blind, randomized study evaluating de novo weekly and once every 2 week darbepoetin alfa dosing for the correction of anemia in pediatric subjects with chronic kidney disease recieving and not receiving dialysis
The purpose of this study is to evaluate if giving darbepoetin alfa once every week or every two weeks to the patient will safely correct his/her anemia (low blood cell count).
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