Intradialytic exercise improves physical function and reduces intradialytic hypotension

May 31, 2019

Background Aims As numbers of maintenance hemodialysis patients are growing, debilitating conditions of muscle wasting and atrophy are becoming some of the greatest concerns in end-stage renal disease patients. Exercise training has various potential benefits in terms of prevention of a sustained decline in functional status.

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Founded in 1863, Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) is a world leader in orthopedics, rheumatology and rehabilitation. HSS is nationally ranked No. 1 in orthopedics and No. 2 in rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report (2016-17), and is the first hospital in New York State to receive Magnet Recognition for the fourth consecutive time (2002, renewed in 2007, 2011, and again in 2016).

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