Patient perspectives on fluid management in chronic hemodialysis.


OBJECTIVE We sought to describe the perspectives and experiences of chronic hemodialysis (CHD) patients regarding self-care and adherence to fluid restrictions. DESIGN Semistructured focus groups. SETTING Two outpatient hemodialysis centers. PARTICIPANTS Nineteen patients on chronic hemodialysis. INTERVENTION Patients were asked a series of open… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.jrn.2009.09.001

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