Elderly dialysis patients: analysis of factors affecting long-term survival in 4-year prospective observation
International Urology and Nephrology, 04/24/2012
Madziarska K et al. – Paramount for the survival of the elderly on dialysis is adequate extracellular volume control. Residual renal function is a protective factor for the survival of elderly HD patients. This observation is novel, not previously reported in an elderly dialysis population.