Serum leptin levels and malnutrition in patients with chronic renal failure


Kayardi M., Icagasioglu S., Yilmaz A., Candan F.

SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.27, no.4, pp.477-481, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Title of Journal : SAUDI MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.477-481

Abstract

Objectives: To investigate the correlation between serum leptin levels, body mass index, and triceps skin fold thickness, which are anthropometric measurements, as well as serum albumin levels in patients with chronic renal failure on hemodialysis.