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Peritonite esclerosante encapsulante pós-diálise peritoneal
(Sociedade Brasileira de Nefrologia, 2013-03-01)
Patients with chronic renal failure in use of peritoneal dialysis (PD) are subject to various complications of the renal replacement therapy. We report a rare complication of PD in which the peritoneum, after years of ...
Nurse-patient communication while performing home dialysis: The patients' perceptions
This study aimed at describing patients' perception of their communication with nurses when performing home dialysis. Data were collected from interviews guided by the question: What is communication like, between you and ...
The diagnostic value of Gram stain for initial identification of the etiologic agent of peritonitis in CAPD patients
Objective: To evaluate the effectiveness of the Gram stain in the initial diagnosis of the etiologic agent of peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). Design: Retrospective study analyzing the ...
Acute effects of continuous and interval aerobic exercise on 24-h ambulatory blood pressure in long-term treated hypertensive patients
(ELSEVIER IRELAND LTD, 2009)
Background: Despite antihypertensive therapy, it is difficult to maintain optimal systemic blood pressure (BP) values in hypertensive patients (HPT). Exercise may reduce BP in untreated HPT. However, evidence regarding its ...
Impacto del ejercicio continuo y intervalico sobre la respuesta autonómica y presora en 24 horasImpacto do exercício contínuo e intervalado na resposta autonômica e pressórica em 24 horas
Introduction: Continuous aerobic exercises are the most related to post-exercise hypotension. However, there is little information on the impact of interval exercises on blood pressure response in 24 hours. Objective: To ...