NCHS Data Linkage

Linkage Methods and Analytic Support for NCHS-USRDS End-Stage Renal Disease Data

Contains a brief overview of the data sources, the methods used for linkage, descriptions of the resulting linked data files, and general analytic guidance for using NCHS linked data.

Tables providing sample sizes for each of the NCHS-USRDS ESRD files by NCHS survey and type of ESRD file.


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