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Systematic review with meta analysis
Erythropoietin corrects anaemia and reduces the risk of blood transfusion in people with chronic kidney disease, but has uncertain effects on other patient-level outcomes

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  • Competing interests DWJ has previously received consultancy fees, research grants, speaker's honoraria and travel sponsorships from Amgen, Roche and Janssen-Cilag.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.