Benefits of anaemia treatment on cognitive function.

@article{Stivelman2000BenefitsOA,
  title={Benefits of anaemia treatment on cognitive function.},
  author={John C. Stivelman},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2000},
  volume={15 Suppl 3},
  pages={
          29-35
        }
}
The role of anaemia in the pathogenesis of abnormal cognitive function in haemodialysis patients is only partly understood. Several contemporary studies have assessed cognitive function in haemodialysis patients using neuropsychological and neurophysiological tests, comparing the results obtained over a wide range of haematocrits before and after treatment with epoetin. Of the neurophysiological tests, which measure electrical impulses from the brain in the presence or absence of specific… CONTINUE READING
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