European Renal Best Practice

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Monday, October 22, 2012

The prevalence of major depression in stage 5 chronic kidney disease (CKD) is high. Patients with CKD who are depressed have a worse quality of life, are hospitalized more often and die sooner than those who are not depressed. Antidepressant drugs are effective in the general population, but whether they improve outcomes in CKD is uncertain.

Sunday, October 21, 2012

During the last two years, a team of experts has worked on this guideline, in 4 groups under the supervision of D. Abramowicz.

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