March 28, 2021. Increased Physical Activity May Decrease Mortality in Patients With Advanced Chronic Kidney Disease

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The linked article states that higher levels of physical activity, as measured by the Physical Activity Scale for the Elderly (PASE) questionnaire could be related to a substantial decrease in mortality.

Link to the article.
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To quote this article in bibliography:

Rampersad, Christie, Ranveer Brar, Kelsey Connelly, Paul Komenda, Claudio Rigatto, Bhanu Prasad, Clara Bohm, Navdeep Tangri. “Association of Physical Activity and Poor Health Outcomes in Patients With Advanced CKD." American Journal of Kidney Diseases. Online ahead of print (2021). doi: https://doi.org/10.1053/j.ajkd.2020.12.018

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