Absolute interdialytic weight gain is more important than percent weight gain for intradialytic hypotension in heavy patients.

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AIM Few published reports have mentioned the difference between absolute interdialytic weight gain (IDWG) and IDWG/DW (IDWG%), and subsequent effects on daily dialysis. The aim of present study was to evaluate the difference between absolute IDWG and IDWG% in new haemodialysis patients. METHOD We retrospectively reviewed the records of 255 patients who… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-1797.2011.01542.x

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