Beneficial Effect of Physical Activity in Hemodialysis Patients

  title={Beneficial Effect of Physical Activity in Hemodialysis Patients},
  author={K. Girija and R. Radha},
Hemodialysis patients are significantly less active than healthy, sedentary individuals and a low intrinsic motivation has been identified as a major barrier to prescribing exercise. Regular physical activity is associated with enhanced health and well being. World Health Organisation (WHO) revealed that regular physical activity is widely recognized as a mean of preventing the occurrence of many chronic diseases and reduced risk of all-cause mortality. Physical activity during illness results… CONTINUE READING