Comparison of 4- and 8-h dialysis sessions in thrice-weekly in-centre haemodialysis


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OK E. , DUMAN S. , AŞCI G. , TUMUKLU M., SERTOZ O. O. , KAYIKCIOGLU M. , ...More

NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION, vol.26, no.4, pp.1287-1296, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/ndt/gfq724
  • Title of Journal : NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.1287-1296
  • Keywords: in-centre haemodialysis, nocturnal, outcomes, survival, QUALITY-OF-LIFE, NOCTURNAL HOME HEMODIALYSIS, BLOOD-PRESSURE CONTROL, LEFT-VENTRICULAR MASS, STAGE RENAL-DISEASE, QUOTIDIAN HEMODIALYSIS, TREATMENT TIME, SURVIVAL, LONG, CALCIFICATION

Abstract

Background. Longer dialysis sessions may improve outcome in haemodialysis (HD) patients. We compared the clinical and laboratory outcomes of 8- and 4-h thrice-weekly HD.