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Pruritus in haemodialysis patients: International results from the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS).
BACKGROUND Pruritus affects many haemodialysis (HD) patients. In this study, pruritus and its relationship to morbidity, mortality, quality of life (QoL), sleep quality and patient laboratoryExpand
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US Renal Data System 2014 Annual Data Report: Epidemiology of Kidney Disease in the United States.
Author(s): Saran, Rajiv; Li, Yi; Robinson, Bruce; Ayanian, John; Balkrishnan, Rajesh; Bragg-Gresham, Jennifer; Chen, Joline TL; Cope, Elizabeth; Gipson, Debbie; He, Kevin; Herman, William; Heung,Expand
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Nonadherence in hemodialysis: associations with mortality, hospitalization, and practice patterns in the DOPPS.
BACKGROUND Nonadherence among hemodialysis patients compromises dialysis delivery, which could influence patient morbidity and mortality. The Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS)Expand
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US Renal Data System 2017 Annual Data Report: Epidemiology of Kidney Disease in the United States.
Author(s): Saran, Rajiv; Robinson, Bruce; Abbott, Kevin C; Agodoa, Lawrence YC; Bhave, Nicole; Bragg-Gresham, Jennifer; Balkrishnan, Rajesh; Dietrich, Xue; Eckard, Ashley; Eggers, Paul W; Gaipov,Expand
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US Renal Data System 2015 Annual Data Report: Epidemiology of Kidney Disease in the United States.
Author(s): Saran, Rajiv; Li, Yi; Robinson, Bruce; Abbott, Kevin C; Agodoa, Lawrence YC; Ayanian, John; Bragg-Gresham, Jennifer; Balkrishnan, Rajesh; Chen, Joline LT; Cope, Elizabeth; Eggers, Paul W;Expand
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Prevalence of chronic kidney disease in US adults with undiagnosed diabetes or prediabetes.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Prevalence of chronic kidney disease (CKD) in people with diagnosed diabetes is known to be high, but little is known about the prevalence of CKD in those with undiagnosedExpand
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US Renal Data System 2018 Annual Data Report: Epidemiology of Kidney Disease in the United States.
Author(s): Saran, Rajiv; Robinson, Bruce; Abbott, Kevin C; Agodoa, Lawrence YC; Bragg-Gresham, Jennifer; Balkrishnan, Rajesh; Bhave, Nicole; Dietrich, Xue; Ding, Zhechen; Eggers, Paul W; Gaipov,Expand
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Physical exercise among participants in the Dialysis Outcomes and Practice Patterns Study (DOPPS): correlates and associated outcomes.
BACKGROUND Levels of physical exercise among haemodialysis patients are low. Increased physical activity in this population has been associated with improved health-related quality of life (HRQoL)Expand
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Longer treatment time and slower ultrafiltration in hemodialysis: associations with reduced mortality in the DOPPS.
Longer treatment time (TT) and slower ultrafiltration rate (UFR) are considered advantageous for hemodialysis (HD) patients. The study included 22,000 HD patients from seven countries in the DialysisExpand
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Quality of life in chronic kidney disease (CKD): a cross-sectional analysis in the Renal Research Institute-CKD study.
BACKGROUND Health-related quality of life (QOL) is an important measure of how disease affects patients' lives. Dialysis patients have decreased QOL relative to healthy controls. Little is knownExpand
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