The Diurnal Patterns of Fatigue in Patients on Hemodialysis: A Pilot Study
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T14:02:41Z
Author DetailsAnn Horigan, PhD, Nell Hodgson Woodruff School of Nursing, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationAlpha Epsilon
Level of EvidenceN/A
Fatigue is a common symptom for patients on hemodialysis. This work describes the feasibility of measuring fatigue multiple times daily and the diurnal patterns of fatigue in these patients, which will help the development of tailored strategies to ameliorate fatigue and increase quality of life for patients on hemodialysis.