Is vitamin B6 deficiency an under‐recognized risk in patients receiving haemodialysis? A systematic review: 2000–2010

@article{Corken2011IsVB,
  title={Is vitamin B6 deficiency an under‐recognized risk in patients receiving haemodialysis? A systematic review: 2000–2010},
  author={Melissa Corken and Judi Porter},
  journal={Nephrology},
  year={2011},
  volume={16}
}
Vitamin B6 is a water‐soluble vitamin, important for the normal functioning of multiple organ systems. In patients receiving haemodialysis, vitamin B6 deficiency has been reported. The impact of ongoing advances in renal medicine on vitamin B6 status has not been evaluated. The aims of this review were (i) to determine the current level of vitamin B6 deficiency in the haemodialysis population; (ii) to determine the effect of current haemodialysis prescriptions on vitamin B6 levels; and (iii) to… 
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