Trace Element Status of Chronic Renal Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis

@article{Kiziltas2008TraceES,
  title={Trace Element Status of Chronic Renal Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis},
  author={Hatice Kiziltas and Suat Ekin and Reha Erkoç},
  journal={Biological Trace Element Research},
  year={2008},
  volume={124},
  pages={103-109}
}
The purpose of this study was to examine the status of trace elements (Cu, Zn, and Fe) and minerals (Mg, K, Na, and Cl) and the level of biochemical parameters (urea, creatinine, total protein, albumin, and glucose) in hemodialysis (HD) patients. This study included 30 HD patients (25 men and 5 women) aged 52.12 ± 3.13 years and 30 healthy subjects (23 men and 7 women) aged 51.64 ± 2.22 years. This study investigated the status of trace elements and minerals in HD patients. It was found that… CONTINUE READING