Irritable bowel syndrome in haemodialysis: Prevalence, link with quality of life and depression

Afsar B. , Elsurer R., Yilmaz M. I. , EYİLETEN T., Yenicesu M.

NEPHROLOGY, cilt.15, ss.197-202, 2010 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier


Aim: Health-related quality of life (HRQOL) is decreased in haemodialysis (HD) patients. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is highly prevalent in general population. This study evaluated the prevalence of IBS and its association with HRQOL and depression in HD.