Anderson, A. H., Cohen, A. J., Kutner, N.G. et al. (2009). Missed Dialysis Sessions and Hospitalization in Hemodialysis Patients after Hurricane Katrina. Kidney International. 75(11): 1202-8.
The authors interviewed dialysis patients and listed the reasons they provided for missing sessions after Hurricane Katrina. As a result, the authors stress the need for emphasizing patient awareness and activating emergency plans early in the response phase.