Nutritional and inflammatory markers in the prediction of mortality in Chinese hemodialysis patients.

@article{Hung2005NutritionalAI,
  title={Nutritional and inflammatory markers in the prediction of mortality in Chinese hemodialysis patients.},
  author={Chung-Ying Hung and Yi-Ann Chen and Chia-Chi Chou and Chwei-shiun Yang},
  journal={Nephron. Clinical practice},
  year={2005},
  volume={100 1},
  pages={
          c20-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND/AIMS The prevalence of cardiovascular disease and mortality rate is relatively low in Chinese dialysis patients. This study aimed to evaluate the predictive value of nutritional and inflammatory markers in Chinese hemodialysis patients. METHODS A total of 158 patients (70 men and 88 women, age 59.9 +/- 13.2 years) were studied. Nutritional and inflammatory markers, including subjective global assessment (SGA), insulin-like growth factor-1, albumin, tumor necrosis factor-alpha… CONTINUE READING
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