Fragilidad en la enfermedad renal en etapa terminal: perspectivas actuales

Translated title of the contribution: Frailty in end stage renal disease: Current perspectives

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Frailty is common in end stage renal disease (ESRD) and is a marker of poor outcomes. Its prevalence increases as chronic kidney disease (CKD) progresses. There are different measurement tools available to assess frailty in ESRD. The pathogenesis of frailty in ESRD is multifactorial including uraemia and dialysis related factors. In this current review, we discuss the importance of frailty, its pathogenesis, screening methods, prognostic implications and management strategies in context of ESRD.

Translated title of the contributionFrailty in end stage renal disease: Current perspectives
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)531-539
Number of pages9
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 01-09-2022

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Nephrology


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