The impact of malnutrition in morbidity and mortality in stable haemodialysis patients. Spanish Cooperative Study of Nutrition in Hemodialysis.

Abstract

BACKGROUND When assessed by single biochemical measurements, malnutrition in dialysis patients is associated with increased mortality, but there are few data evaluating abnormalities in anthropometry or composite nutritional scores and outcome. The aim of our study was to ascertain the prevalence and severity of malnutrition in 761 stable patients from 20… (More)

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