A comparison of reported sleep disorders in patients on chronic hemodialysis and continuous peritoneal dialysis.


There are few data about the prevalence and characteristics of reported sleep disorders in chronic dialysis patients and, although insomnia is often used as a marker of uremia, there are few data relating complaints of sleep to adequacy of dialysis. We therefore surveyed 48 hemodialysis (HD) patients, 22 continuous peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients, and 41… (More)


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