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

Lorien Dalrymple, George Kaysen

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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
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2012


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Nephrology
  • Medicine(all)

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