Are there any seasonal changes of cognitive impairment, depression, sleep disorders and quality of life in hemodialysis patients?


Afsar B. , Kirkpantur A.

GENERAL HOSPITAL PSYCHIATRY, vol.35, no.1, pp.28-32, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.genhosppsych.2012.08.007
  • Title of Journal : GENERAL HOSPITAL PSYCHIATRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.28-32

Abstract

Objective: Cognitive impairment, depression, sleep disorders and impaired quality of life are very common in hemodialysis (HD) patients. However, whether there are any seasonal changes of cognitive impairment, depression, sleep disorders and quality of life in HD patients is not known.