Nutritional status evaluation and survival in haemodialysis patients in one centre from Romania.

@article{Segall2009NutritionalSE,
  title={Nutritional status evaluation and survival in haemodialysis patients in one centre from Romania.},
  author={Liviu Segall and Nicoleta-Genoveva Mardare and Sorin Ungureanu and Mihaela Busuioc and Ionuţ Nistor and Roxana Enache and S. Lourdu Marian and Adrian Constantin Covic},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2009},
  volume={24 8},
  pages={2536-40}
}
BACKGROUND Protein-energy wasting is a common complication and an important predictive factor for mortality in chronic dialysis patients. Therefore, nutritional status needs to be regularly assessed in these patients, by using several methods, and, if malnutrition is present, its possible causes should be thoroughly searched for and properly treated… CONTINUE READING