Dialysis: Obesity and mortality on dialysis-does age matter?

Lorien Dalrymple, George Kaysen

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Abstract

The association between obesity and mortality has been observed to be paradoxical in persons on dialysis. Hoogeveen et al. examined whether the association between obesity and mortality on dialysis differed by age in participants in the NECOSAD2 study.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)258-260
Number of pages3
JournalNature Reviews Nephrology
Volume8
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 2012

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Dialysis : Obesity and mortality on dialysis-does age matter? / Dalrymple, Lorien; Kaysen, George.

In: Nature Reviews Nephrology, Vol. 8, No. 5, 05.2012, p. 258-260.

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