Tag: Mortality








Nutritional status, cardiovascular comorbidities linked to increased mortality risk in older hemodialysis patients

In older hemodialysis patients, nutritional status and cardiovascular comorbidities appeared to be associated with mortality, and may serve as prognostic factors for poor survival, according to findings published in Nephrology Dialysis Transplantation. “The prognostic impact of several complications of chronic kidney disease, such as protein-energy wasting, anemia, hypertension, and mineral

Source: Nutritional status, cardiovascular comorbidities linked to increased mortality risk in older hemodialysis patients