Malnutrition in elderly patients with renal failure: Importance of pre-dialysis period


Kazancioglu R. , Buyukaydin B. , CINAR A., Soysal P., GORCIN B., Isik A. T.

EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE, cilt.5, ss.303-306, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 5 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.eurger.2014.07.004
  • Dergi Adı: EUROPEAN GERIATRIC MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.303-306

Özet

Background and aims: In elderly, renal failure is one of the major comorbidities. Malnutrition is another clinical problem in these patients' follow-up. In this study, we compared nutritional states of elderly patients with different renal functions.