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Oral Nutritional Supplement Users Miss Fewer Hemodialysis Sessions

Intradialytic use of oral nutritionalsupplement (ONS) by hemodialysis(HD) patients may help decrease thenumber of missed dialysis sessions,researchers reported online in theJournal of Renal Nutrition.  Debbie Benner, MA, RD, of DaVita Inc, in Denver, and colleaguescompared 2 groups of in-center HDpatients with serum albumin levels of3.5 g/dL or less: 3374 patients whoparticipated in an ONS pilot…

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