2021 Researcher's Guide

The 2021 Researcher's Guide to the USRDS Database is currently available. The downloadable PDF files containing the chapters are in Adobe Acrobat™. You will need the Acrobat Reader to view the documents.

2021 Researcher's Guide to the USRDS Database

Download as PDF (PDF, 6.01 MB)

Appendix A: USRDS Products and Services (PDF, 1.68 MB)
Appendix B: Data File Descriptions (PDF, 10.7 MB)
Appendix C: Data Formatting (PDF, 14.54 MB)
Appendix D: Data Collection Forms (PDF, 241.88 KB)

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