Electroencephalographic and other neurophysiological abnormalities in uremia.

  title={Electroencephalographic and other neurophysiological abnormalities in uremia.},
  author={Paul E. Teschan},
  journal={Kidney international. Supplement},
1) Neurophysiological abnormalities in patients with renal failure are being investigated because a) it is the nervous system which preeminently produces the phenomena of clinical uremia that dialysis affects and b) objective quantitative measures of such functions are generally lacking and are needed to provide objective evidence for adequacy of dialysis and other treatment measures in uremic patients. Accordingly, the attempt is warranted to measure in objective terms what renal failure… CONTINUE READING