NEPHROLOGY, vol.10, no.4, pp.330-335, 2005 (SCI-Expanded)
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Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
cytokine, haemodialysis, polysomnography, sleep apnoea, sleep complaints, STAGE RENAL-DISEASE, DAYTIME SLEEPINESS, APNEA SYNDROME, TNF-ALPHA, DIALYSIS, ACTIVATION, DISORDERS, FAILURE
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Background: Sleep complaints are common in end-stage renal disease. We aimed to investigate the relationship between sleep-related complaints and inflammatory cytokines in haemodialysis (HD) patients, and also the effects of HD on sleep patterns and cytokine levels.