Functional evaluation of patients undergoing hemodialysis with chronic kidney disease

André Novo, Francisco Travassos, Fernanda Teixeira, Aldo Múrua, José Azevedo, Maria José Alves & José De Paz
Objective: The chronic kidney disease (CKD) is characterized by the loss of the kidney’s ability to eliminate toxic substances, concentrate urine and conserve electrolytes, with subsequent alteration of the remaining kidney function. The severe loss of kidney function is a first-order threat [for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]