Table 1

Timing of visits and data collection

Screening 1 weekBaseline period 0 weekTreatment period
1 week6 monthsFollow-up period 1 year
Patient
 Eligibility X
 Informed consent X
 Demographics and medical history X
 Physical examination X
 Type of vascular access X
 Charlson comorbidity index score X
 Randomisation X
Intervention
 Treatment groupFurosemide treatment
Comparison
 Blank groupNo furosemide treatment
Outcomes
 Hypotension episodes XX
 Blood pressure XX
 IDH-related nursing interventions XX
 Dialysis symptoms XX
 Interdialytic weight gain XX
 HospitalisationX X
 All-cause mortalityX X
 Cardiac mortalityX X
 Cardiovascular eventsX X
 Episode of frank (or suspected) sepsisX X
Participant safety
 Adverse effects XX X
  • IDH, intradialytic hypotension.