09.00-12.15    HALL K




ERN (European Renal Nutrition Working Group)

As we grow old - nutritional considerations for the CKD elderly patient

Chairs: Denis Fouque, Lyon, France
             Pablo Molina, Valencia, Spain

The growing population of elderly dialysis patients: prevalence and consequences of proteinenergy wasting
Siren Sezer, Ankara, Turkey
Diagnosing protein-energy wasting in the elderly dialysis patient: Should it be any different from younger patients?
Lina Johansson, London, United Kingdom
Nutritional requirements and nutritional management of elderly dialysis patients: should it
be any different from younger patients?
Daniel Teta, Lausanne, Switzerland
Sarcopenia and frailty in the elderly dialysis patient: concepts of clinical applicability or just
theoretical artifacts?
Juan Jesus Carrero, Stockholm, Sweden
Physical activity in the elderly dialysis patient
Anne Kolko-Labadens, Suresnes, France
Treating the whole patient: Emphasizing quality of life
Vincenzo Bellizzi, Salerno, Italy
Dialysis technique choice for the elderly dialysis patient: impact on nutritional status
Pieter M. ter Wee, Ansterdam, The Netherlands


CME Courses on May 21, 2016 are reserved to regularly registered congress members and are included in the registration fee. In order to participate in the CME Courses, all regularly registered congress members must go to the session halls and have their badge scanned by the hostesses at the entrance (at participant’s own responsibility). Please note that the seat capacity of the conference rooms is limited, therefore participation in these courses will be on a “first come first served” basis.

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final programme "day by day" - may 21 - 24, 2016