- Frailty, dialysis initiation, and mortality in end-stage renal diseaseYeran Bao
Division of Endocrinology, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Arch Intern Med 172:1071-7. 2012....
- Frailty and dialysis initiationKirsten L Johansen
Division of Nephrology, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California Nephrology Section, VA Medical Center, San Francisco, California
Semin Dial 26:690-6. 2013..Overall, there are no data to suggest that frail patients derive any benefit from early initiation of dialysis either in the form of improved survival or functional status...