Outcomes Assessment in End-Stage Kidney Disease: by Paraskevi Theofilou

By Paraskevi Theofilou

This quantity is written via researchers with a well-rounded knowing of the features and influence of ESKD and offers a penetrating sensible dialogue up to now of different methods for comprehensively measuring the weight of end-stage kidney illness. The booklet brings finished and considerate insights into the problems faced by way of sufferers with ESKD to readers attracted to nursing or scientific caregiving, geriatrics and wellbeing and fitness psychology.

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2008). , 2012). , 2012). Another very important factor that influences QoL in CKD patients is the levels of physical activity. , 2008). , 2008). , 2011). , 2003; Sakkas, 2007; Takhreem, 2008). 40 Measurements and Applications in Clinical Practice Grigoriou et al. , 1997) also reported a 35% improvement in depression after 6 months of non-dialysis’ days aerobic exercise in 20 patients. , 2002) who assessed the influence of a 3-month aerobic training in 14 HD patients, with a parallel improvement in anxiety symptoms and QoL levels.

2012). , 2012). Another very important factor that influences QoL in CKD patients is the levels of physical activity. , 2008). , 2008). , 2011). , 2003; Sakkas, 2007; Takhreem, 2008). 40 Measurements and Applications in Clinical Practice Grigoriou et al. , 1997) also reported a 35% improvement in depression after 6 months of non-dialysis’ days aerobic exercise in 20 patients. , 2002) who assessed the influence of a 3-month aerobic training in 14 HD patients, with a parallel improvement in anxiety symptoms and QoL levels.

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