End-stage renal disease patients on hemodialysis: a study from a tertiary care center in a developing country.

@article{Swarnalatha2011EndstageRD,
  title={End-stage renal disease patients on hemodialysis: a study from a tertiary care center in a developing country.},
  author={Gudithi Swarnalatha and R. K. Ganesh Ram and Neela Prasad and Kaligotla Venkata Dakshinamurty},
  journal={Hemodialysis international. International Symposium on Home Hemodialysis},
  year={2011},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={
          312-9
        }
}
The exact number of patients with chronic renal failure requiring renal replacement therapy in developing world is not known. Unlike the developed world, most developing countries lack renal registries. This study was initiated to know demographic and clinical data of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients presenting to maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) at a government funded tertiary care centre in a developing country. A prospective analysis of all new ESRD patients attending to hemodialysis at… CONTINUE READING
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