Nutritional education for the management of osteodystrophy (nemo) in patients on haemodialysis: a randomised controlled trial.

@article{Karavetian2013NutritionalEF,
  title={Nutritional education for the management of osteodystrophy (nemo) in patients on haemodialysis: a randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Mirey Karavetian and Sana Ghaddar},
  journal={Journal of renal care},
  year={2013},
  volume={39 1},
  pages={19-30}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the effect of self-management dietary counselling (SMDC) on adherence to dietary management of hyperphosphatemia among haemodialysis patients. DESIGN An eight-week cluster based randomised control trial. PARTICIPANTS 122 stable adult patients were recruited from an HD unit in Sidon, Lebanon. Study groups were: full intervention (A) (n = 41), partial intervention (B) (n = 41) and control (C) (n = 40). INTERVENTION Group (A) received SMDC, Group (B) received educational… CONTINUE READING