Effects of six versus three times per week hemodialysis on physical performance, health, and functioning: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) randomized trials.

@article{Hall2012EffectsOS,
  title={Effects of six versus three times per week hemodialysis on physical performance, health, and functioning: Frequent Hemodialysis Network (FHN) randomized trials.},
  author={Yoshio N. Hall and Brett Larive and P. Painter and George Alan Kaysen and Robert McGregor Lindsay and Allen R. Nissenson and Mark Lynn Unruh and Michael V. Rocco and Glenn M. Chertow},
  journal={Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN},
  year={2012},
  volume={7 5},
  pages={
          782-94
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Relatively little is known about the effects of hemodialysis frequency on the disability of patients with ESRD. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS This study examined changes in physical performance and self-reported physical health and functioning among subjects randomized to frequent (six times per week) compared with conventional (three times per week) hemodialysis in both the Frequent Hemodialysis Network daily (n=245) and nocturnal (n=87) trials. The… CONTINUE READING
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