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Cardiovascular Disease in End Stage Renal Disease Patients [chapter]

Lukas Haragsim, Baroon Rai
2011 Special Problems in Hemodialysis Patients  
PD patients with adequate volume control and daily or nocturnal hemodialysis patients typically have better BP control and require less antihypertensive treatment than conventional hemodialysis.  ...  These patients clearly did not meet the requirement for ICD placement for SCD primary prevention.  ...  Publisher InTech Published online 14 This book provides an overview of special cases in hemodialysis patients.  ... 
doi:10.5772/24855 fatcat:kv46k6lsgfe5xlfs2gzozpuaki

31st Annual Conference on Peritoneal Dialysis, 17th International Symposium on Hemodialysis, and 22nd Annual Symposium on Pediatric Dialysis

2011 Hemodialysis International  
Overall, 74 (72.5%) out of 102 patients had catheter related complications on the inside or outside of the catheter.  ...  The reduction of the number of dwelling TCCs is thought to be more important than the adequate management to prevent complications. States. Models were adjusted for case-mix.  ...  was designed to explore the perceived influence of creative activities on patients during long-term hemodialysis (HD) care.  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.1542-4758.2010.00516.x fatcat:agz7fhttlrau3lnbq362rtjdym

Choices in hemodialysis therapies: variants, personalized therapy and application of evidence-based medicine

Bernard Canaud, Stefano Stuard, Frank Laukhuf, Grace Yan, Maria Ines Gomez Canabal, Paik Seong Lim, Michael A Kraus
2021 Clinical Kidney Journal  
The extent of removal of the uremic toxins in hemodialysis (HD) therapies depends primarily on the dialysis membrane characteristics and the solute transport mechanisms involved.  ...  to optimize HD treatment are better delineated.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENT This article is published as part of a supplement supported by Fresenius Medical Care.  ... 
doi:10.1093/ckj/sfab198 pmid:34987785 pmcid:PMC8711767 fatcat:xariudt4xrgrnnde5ptt6py2qq

The Effect of Virtual Reality on Improving Biophysical Profile and State of Mind Among End-Stage Renal Disease Patients on Hemodialysis in Metro Manila, Philippines

Ronald Ian T. Lim, Queenie R. Ridulme
2020 Zenodo  
The study was conducted in a dialysis center in Las Pinas City and in a tertiary hospital in Paranaque City. The research utilized Pre-post Experimental design.  ...  All throughout the visits, "state of mind" shows a significant reduction in scores for statements of "not relax", "contented", "calm" and "feeling worried."  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS I cannot express enough thanks to my committee for their continuous support and encouragement: Asst. Prof. Queenie R. Ridulme, MAN, RN, my Adviser; Asst. Prof.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.6345417 fatcat:dsh2skqk65hjrm4cpwtbyyc2gu

Effect of Educational Program on the "Quality of Life" of Family Caregivers of Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis

G. Ghane, M. Ashghali Farahani, N. Seyed Fatemi, H. Haghani
2015 Journal of Client-centered Nursing Care  
N u m b e r 4 Background: The family caregivers of patients undergoing hemodialysis have a major role in the care of patients at home.  ...  Therefore, this study aimed to examine the effects of educational program on the quality of life of family caregivers of patients undergoing hemodialysis.  ...  At the end, the authors are deeply thankful to the authorities in Shahid Hasheminejad Hemodialysis Center and all family caregivers who participated in this study.  ... 
doi:10.15412/j.jccnc.04010401 fatcat:gae5d2qhevbhtbckcftenl3rfa

Current status and standards for establishment of hemodialysis units in Korea

Young-Ki Lee, Kiwon Kim, Dae Joong Kim
2013 The Korean Journal of Internal Medicine  
We are not restoring the requirement for a ''nursing station'' to allow maximum facility flexibility, but will require staff surveillance of in-center hemodialysis patients during treatment.  ...  If a patient has received dialysis for a 1-month period, or 13 hemodialysis treatments, that in-center patient has likely been physically present in the facility for at least 40 hours.  ...  (e) Standard: In-center use of preconfigured hemodialysis systems.  ... 
doi:10.3904/kjim.2013.28.3.274 pmid:23682218 pmcid:PMC3654122 fatcat:kvigktvjongbhg5lppel2kgtee

Correlates of poor glycemic control among patients with diabetes initiating hemodialysis for end-stage renal disease

Jinnie J. Rhee, Victoria Y. Ding, David H. Rehkopf, Cristina M. Arce, Wolfgang C. Winkelmayer
2015 BMC Nephrology  
Maintaining tight glycemic control is important for prevention of diabetes-related outcomes in endstage renal disease patients with diabetes, especially in light of their poor prognosis.  ...  Occurrence of diabetes in patients <40 years of age, a proxy for type 1 diabetes, was associated with poor HbA1c control compared with that in patients ≥40 years of age, which was classified as type 2  ...  Interpretation and reporting of these data are the responsibility of the authors and in no way should be seen as official policy or interpretation of the US government.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12882-015-0204-4 pmid:26645204 pmcid:PMC4673753 fatcat:v6ylgmcbnfcjha4l2xhdhehc2m

Doing 'technological time' in a pediatric hemodialysis unit: An ethnography of children

Hilde Zitzelsberger, Patricia McKeever, Elizabeth Peter, Adrienne Chambon, Kathryn P. Morgan, Karen Spalding
2014 Health and Place  
The study's purpose was to describe and interpret the children's embodied situatedness in the temporal, spatial and technological regimes and relations of a hemodialysis unit.  ...  Since the 1960s, hemodialysis has been a common intervention for children with endstage renal disease.  ...  Jay proposed a design change to the hemodialysis machine so that treatments would not require staying in a chair for three or four hours. This was a treatment change that he would like.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.healthplace.2014.02.007 pmid:24594838 fatcat:rezdeda5xfhy7opine4rpijlbu

Hemodialysis with high cutoff membranes improves tissue perfusion in severe sepsis: preliminary data of the Sepsis in Florence sTudy (SIFT)

G Villa, C Chelazzi, S Valente, AR De Gaudio, S Romagnoli
2014 Critical Care  
Therefore, in the event of a real theft it would be possible to quickly and easily indentify the culprit. Conclusion When CDs are missing it can be extremely stressful for the staff involved.  ...  The majority of these mistakes are avoidable [2]. Methods We audited the daily infusion charts of all patients in three separate spot checks, over 1 week.  ...  References The 28-day survival rates were 73.3%, 40% and 16%, respectively. Conclusion PDF may be a useful blood purifi cation therapy for ALF, but PDF should be performed below a MELD score of 30.  ... 
doi:10.1186/cc13591 pmcid:PMC4069849 fatcat:jbu2ueagmngrjlxqkfsocu537q

Identity construction environments

Marina U. Bers, Joseph Gonzalez-Heydrich, David Ray DeMaso
2001 Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems - CHI '01  
Pediatric patients with renal disease used the Zora graphical multi-user environment while facing hemodialysis.  ...  It describes how Zora facilitated explorations of identity and mutual patient support and interaction. Finally it also presents design recommendations for future interventions of this kind.  ...  Roches for doing the interviews and Matt Pots for his work with patients. We are grateful to Dr.  ... 
doi:10.1145/365024.365302 dblp:conf/chi/BersGD01 fatcat:bukstiquv5bqfejj3uzyyuxcnq

Patients with Complex Chronic Diseases: Perspectives on Supporting Self-Management

Mary Ann Sevick, Jeanette M. Trauth, Bruce S. Ling, Roger T. Anderson, Gretchen A. Piatt, Amy M. Kilbourne, Robert M. Goodman
2007 Journal of general internal medicine  
The case is discussed in terms of intervention effectiveness in the areas of prevention, addiction, and self-management of single diseases. Implications for research are discussed.  ...  The literature on how to best support self-management efforts in those with CCD is lacking.  ...  Acknowledgments: The work of this paper was supported by the Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, VA Pittsburgh and VA Philadelphia Health Care Systems (Grant HFP01063).  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11606-007-0316-z pmid:18026814 pmcid:PMC2150604 fatcat:kau4rfc7mvcbrpkc5gk4qjhqky

Activating chronic kidney disease patients and family members through the Internet to promote integration of care

Michael Trisolini, Amy Roussel, Eileen Zerhusen, Dorian Schatell, Shelly Harris, Karen Bandel, Philip Salib, Kristi Klicko
2004 International Journal of Integrated Care  
We developed recommendations for revising and enhancing the Dialysis Facility Compare website in a number of ways to better promote patient activation and integration of care.  ...  Chronically ill patients have particular needs for improved education about their conditions and enhanced involvement in care planning and treatment decisions.  ...  Acknowledgments The Dialysis Facility Compare Website evaluation described in this paper was funded by the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services  ... 
doi:10.5334/ijic.114 pmid:16773153 pmcid:PMC1393278 fatcat:mh72eo52mba47h3runlz55npsi

Remote Patient Management in Peritoneal Dialysis: An Answer to an Unmet Clinical Need [chapter]

Oommen John, Vivekanand Jha
2019 Contributions to Nephrology  
Non-adherence is an important factor that determines the outcomes of PD; patients on home dialysis are subject to feeling isolated and are anxious to lack of routine clinical oversight.  ...  alleviate the anxiety of the patients about not being under the direct care of a physician.  ...  Technology enablement in these patients to feel the "presence" of the healthcare professionals remotely while on dialysis at home for better compliance with the dialysis regime and to feel connected with  ... 
doi:10.1159/000496305 pmid:34569502 fatcat:w7jwfzu735c3zdil67ejz6odgm

Erythropoietin resistance in patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis

Hidetomo Nakamoto, Yoshihiko Kanno, Hirokazu Okada, Hiromichi Suzuki
2004 Advances in peritoneal dialysis. Conference on Peritoneal Dialysis  
Anemia is one of the most serious complications in patients on dialysis. Erythropoietin improves the anemia.  ...  We conclude that treatment with ACEIs and ARBs induces erythropoietin resistance in patients on CAPD. The inhibitory effect of ARBs on erythropoiesis is less than that of ACEIs.  ...  Anemia is one of the most serious complications in dialysis patients (1, 2) . Erythropoietin improves anemia in patients on dialysis.  ... 
pmid:15384808 fatcat:olj4h3tpxvb7vha7s3xizt75ya

Requiem for Reuse of Single-Use Devices in US Hospitals

Martin S. Favero
2001 Infection control and hospital epidemiology  
The hemodialyzer was an SUD that was reprocessed and reused on the same patient. In the 1970s, approximately 18% of hemodialysis centers reported reusing dialyzers.  ...  However, in 1982 the Health Care Financing Administration (HCFA), which fully pays for end-stage renal disease, including hemodialysis treatments, substantially reduced the amount of money paid to centers  ... 
doi:10.1086/501948 pmid:11732781 fatcat:dnce3ynxk5elbkmg5qpugni77e
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