A Master's thesis.
Master (thesis) (master)
Physical activity home program in haemodialysis patients
Université de Lausanne, Faculté de biologie et médecine
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It is well known that adults with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are inactive compared to individuals with normal kidney function 1. Several studies, including from our group, have shown a massive reduction in physical activity determined by the number of daily steps 2 , 3 . This observation is of importance since sedentary behaviour has been shown to be associated with a reduced survival in the CKD population
Physiotherapy, haemodialysis, pedometer, sedentary, KDQOL
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