[Possibilities of Doppler echocardiography application in a patient on program hemodialysis].

@article{Shutov2005PossibilitiesOD,
  title={[Possibilities of Doppler echocardiography application in a patient on program hemodialysis].},
  author={A. M. Shutov and V E Mastykov and O M Edigarova},
  journal={Klinicheskaia meditsina},
  year={2005},
  volume={83 3},
  pages={46-9}
}
The aim of the study was to investigate the significance of Doppler echocardiography (echoCG) for assessment of "dry weight" in hemodialysis patients. 43 dialysis patients (20 men and 23 women aged 49 +/- 11 years), receiving 4-hour bicarbonate hemodialysis (HD) 3 times a week, were studied prior to and after HD procedures. M-mode echoCG was performed and… CONTINUE READING