Score for subscale of perceived seriousness for no reduction of salt intake higher in transplant patients.
Among patients with a history of cardiovascular disease or diabetes, all-cause mortality was comparable between the treatments.
A majority of patients on HD have hypertension, and CVD is the leading cause of death in these patients.
Short daily or nocturnal hemodialysis improves nutrition better than conventional hemodialysis.
Participants experienced poor sleep quality, increased daytime sleepiness, as well as restless leg syndrome due to maintenance hemodialysis.
In a study, nonattendance of a hemodialysis session was significantly associated with higher mortality compared with attendance: 51.9 vs 4.86 per 100 patient-years.
Increases in mortality for same day, over following 30 days linked to increase in PM2.5 exposure.
Safety net-reliant patients more likely to initiate dialysis at nonprofit/independently owned facilities.