Hypothyroidism and mortality among dialysis patients.

@article{Rhee2013HypothyroidismAM,
  title={Hypothyroidism and mortality among dialysis patients.},
  author={Connie M Rhee and Erik Karl Alexander and Ishir Bhan and Steven M. Brunelli},
  journal={Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN},
  year={2013},
  volume={8 4},
  pages={
          593-601
        }
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Hypothyroidism is highly prevalent among ESRD patients, but its clinical significance and the benefits of thyroid hormone replacement in this context remain unclear. DESIGN, SETTING, PARTICIPANTS, & MEASUREMENTS This study examined the association between hypothyroidism and all-cause mortality among 2715 adult dialysis patients with baseline thyrotropin levels measured between April of 2005 and April of 2011. Mortality was ascertained from Social Security Death… CONTINUE READING

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