Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Summary
  • Body section
    1. Introduction
      • Purpose
      • Background
      • What is health expenditure?
    2. Methods and limitations
      • Data used to provide estimates
      • Changes in methods between 2000-01 and 2004-05
    3. How much is spent on chronic kidney disease?
    4. Treatment of end-stage kidney disease
    5. Changes in health care expenditure, 2000-01 to 2004-05
    6. Discussion and conclusion  
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix 1: Data and methods used to provide estimates
      • Appendix 2: Defining CKD
        • International Classification of Diseases (ICD)
        • International Classification of Primary Care, second edition (ICPC-2)
    • Glossary
    • References