Sleep Quality Among Iranian Hemodialysis Patients: A Multicenter Study

@inproceedings{Einollahi2015SleepQA,
  title={Sleep Quality Among Iranian Hemodialysis Patients: A Multicenter Study},
  author={Behzad Einollahi and Mohsen Motalebi and Z Hasanzadeh Rostami and Eghlim Nemati and Mahmood Salesi},
  booktitle={Nephro-urology monthly},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND Sleep disorders are prevalent complication in patients with end-stage renal disease undergoing hemodialysis (HD). The factors affecting sleep quality (SQ) of patients on HD have not been completely recognized yet. In addition, some studies have shown that poor SQ increases the risk of mortality in patients on HD. OBJECTIVES This study aimed to identify the prevalence of poor SQ and its associated risk factors in Iranian patients on HD. PATIENTS AND METHODS This cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING

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