Symptom Management among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease

Rao, Seema Rajesh and Rangaswamy, Dharshan (2021) Symptom Management among Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease. Indian Journal of Palliative Care, 27 (1). pp. 14-29. ISSN 0973-1075

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Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) experience high symptom burden, both physical and psychological, that is underrecognized and undertreated. The high symptom burden significantly impacts the quality of life for patients and their families. This review enumerates the various physical and psychological symptoms that patients with CKD often experience and guides in the management of these symptoms.This review follows the recommended international guidelines and has been tailored to suit the Indian context

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: End‑stage kidney disease; Pharmacological management; Symptoms
Subjects: Medicine > KMC Manipal > Nephrology
Depositing User: KMC Library
Date Deposited: 15 Nov 2021 08:47
Last Modified: 15 Nov 2021 08:47

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