Is Kt/V useful in elderly dialysis patients? Pro and Con arguments

James Tattersall, Ken Farrington*, Giorgio Gentile, Jeroen Kooman, Juan F. Macias Nunez, Ionut Nistor, Wim Van Biesen, Adrian Covic, European Renal Best Practice Guide; European Union Geriatric Med Soc E

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)742-750
Number of pages9
JournalNephrology Dialysis Transplantation
Volume33
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2018

Keywords

  • dialysis
  • dialysis adequacy
  • elderly
  • haemodialysis
  • Kt/v
  • RESIDUAL RENAL-FUNCTION
  • QUALITY-OF-LIFE
  • RESTING ENERGY-EXPENDITURE
  • TWICE-WEEKLY HEMODIALYSIS
  • INCREMENTAL HEMODIALYSIS
  • PERITONEAL-DIALYSIS
  • FREQUENT HEMODIALYSIS
  • NUTRITIONAL-STATUS
  • PRACTICE PATTERNS
  • UREMIC PRURITUS
  • NUTRITIONAL PARAMETERS
  • MAINTENANCE HEMODIALYSIS
  • INTENSIVE HEMODIALYSIS

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