Effects of Hemodiafiltration versus Conventional Hemodialysis in Children with ESKD: The HDF, Heart and Height Study


Shroff R., Smith C., Ranchin B., KARABAY BAYAZIT A. , Stefanidis C. J. , Askiti V., ...More

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.30, no.4, pp.678-691, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1681/asn.2018100990
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.678-691

Abstract

Background Hypertension and cardiovascular disease are common in children undergoing dialysis. Studies suggest that hemodiafiltration (HDF) may reduce cardiovascular mortality in adults, but data for children are scarce.