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Early versus delayed erythropoietin for the anaemia of end-stage kidney disease
(Cochrane Collaboration, 2015)
Background: Anaemia is a common complication in people with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and mainly develops as a consequence of relative erythropoietin (EPO) deficiency. Anaemia develops early in the course of disease and ...
Frequency and clinical profile of patients with polycystic kidney disease in Southern Brazil
(TAYLOR & FRANCIS INC, 2008)
Background. Autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is one of the most common genetic nephropathies, affecting one in every 800-1000 individuals in the worldwide general population and 5-10% of hemodialysis ...
Cultural adaptation and validation of the Kidney Disease and Quality of Life - Short Form (KDQOL-SF 1.3) in Brazil
(Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2005-02-01)
The objective of the present study was to translate the Kidney Disease Quality of Life - Short Form (KDQOL-SF 1.3) questionnaire into Portuguese to adapt it culturally and validate it for the Brazilian population. The ...
Blink reflex in end-stage-renal disease patients undergoing hemodialysis
(Elsevier B.V., 2014)
Salivary testosterone for the diagnosis of androgen deficiency in end-stage renal disease
(Oxford University Press, 2011-07)
BACKGROUND: Hypogonadism is frequent in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Salivary testosterone (Sal-T) is a non-invasive tool to screen androgen deficiency in adult male with normal renal function. However, ...
Anemia in Chronic Renal Disease: Evaluation of Inflammatory Activity on Erythropoiesis and Iron Metabolism in Patients not Submitted to Dialysis Treatment
(Clin Lab PublHeidelbergAlemanha, 2012)
ESTRESSE OXIDATIVO, ENVELHECIMENTO RENAL E DOENÇA RENAL CRÔNICA TERMINAL
(Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, 2010)
Cardiac MRI for Detection of Unrecognized Myocardial Infarction in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease: Comparison With ECG and Scintigraphy
(AMER ROENTGEN RAY SOC, 2009)
OBJECTIVE. The purposes of this study were to use the myocardial delayed enhancement technique of cardiac MRI to investigate the frequency of unrecognized myocardial infarction (MI) in patients with end-stage renal disease, ...
Heterogeneity of carboxyl-terminal parathyroid hormone circulating forms in patients with hyperparathyroidism due to end stage renal disease
(Sociedade Brasileira de Endocrinologia e Metabologia, 2009-12-01)
OBJECTIVE: To study carboxyl-terminal (COOH) parathyroid hormone (PTH) circulating forms in patients with hyperparathyroidism due to end stage renal disease (ESRD). METHODS: An immunometric assay that recognizes both intact ...