Non-pain symptoms in end-stage kidney disease

Edwina Brown, Fliss Murtagh, Emma Murphy and Max Watson

in Kidney Disease

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print May 2012 | ISBN: 9780199695690
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740916 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Non-pain symptoms in end-stage kidney disease

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Introduction - Pruritus and dry skin - Fatigue, daytime somnolence, and weakness - Anorexia and weight loss - Dry mouth and thirst - Nausea - Constipation - Insomnia - Restless legs syndrome (RLS) - Symptoms from long-term complications of treatment of ESKD - Symptoms related to comorbid conditions - Dialysis-related symptoms - Other symptoms - Summary - Further reading

Chapter.  7108 words. 

Subjects: Palliative Medicine ; Nephrology

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