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Table 2 Changes of fatigue grade on HD day and HD-free day in respective groups

From: Amelioration of fatigue in chronic dialysis patients with dialysis solution employing electrolyzed water containing molecular hydrogen (H2) and its association with autonomic function balance

Group: fatigue grade HD day HD-free day
Pre N (%) 8w p value Pre N (%) 8w p value
A:1 (none) 4 (10.5) 11 (28.9)  < 0.05 31 (81.6) 30 (78.9) NS
A:2 (mild) 16 (42.1) 13 (34.2) 6 (15.8) 8 (21.1)
A:3 (moderate) 14 (36.8) 9 (23.7) 1 (2.6) 0 (0.0)
A:4 (intense) 4 (10.5) 5 (13.2) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
B:1 (none) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) NS 0 (0.0) 8 (72.7)  < 0.05
B:2 (mild) 1 (9.1) 1 (9.1) 4 (36.4) 3 (27.3)
B:3 (moderate) 3 (27.3) 6 (54.5) 6 (54.5) 0 (0.0)
B:4 (intense) 7 (63.6) 4 (36.4) 1 (9.1) 0 (0.0)
C:1 (none) 31 (67.4) 33 (73.3) NS 41 (91.3) 40 (88.9) NS
C:2 (mild) 12 (26.1) 7 (15.6) 3 (8.7) 4 (8.9)
C:3 (moderate) 3 (6.5) 4 (8.9) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.2)
C:4 (intense) 0 (0.0) 1 (2.2) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)