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Different Aspects

Edited by Maria Goretti Penido

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil

The book provides practical and accessible information on all aspects of hemodialysis, with emphasis on day-to-day management of patients. It is quite comprehensive as it covers almost all the aspects of hemodialysis. In short it is a valuable book and an essential aid in the dialysis room.

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HemodialysisDifferent AspectsEdited by Maria Goretti Penido

Published: November 14th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1839

ISBN: 978-953-307-315-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6569-9

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

58582 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

10 Web of Science Citations

19 Dimensions Citations


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1. Acute Renal Failure Induced by Adenovirus After Stem Cell Transplantation

By Takashi Abe, Shinichi Nishi, Tatsuo Furukawa, Yoichi Ajioka, Masayoshi Masuko and Ichiro Fuse


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2. Plasma Total Nitric Oxide and Endothelial Constitutive Nitric Oxide Synthase (ecNOS) Inron 4 Gene Polymorphism: A Study in Children with Chronic Kidney Disease

By Manal F. Elshamaa, Samar Sabry, Ahmed Badr, Eman A. Elghoroury, Soulaf Kamel and Gamila Elsaied


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3. Renal Cell Carcinoma in Dialysis Patients with End Stage Renal Disease: Focus on Surgery and Pathology

By Hitoshi Masuda, Kazunori Kihara, Yasuhisa Fujii, Fumitaka Koga, Kazutaka Saito, Mizuaki Sakura, Yohei Okada and Satoru Kawakami


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4. Methylene Blue and Dialysis-Related Hypotension

By Wisler J. R. and Stawicki S. P. A.


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5. Identification of Hemodialysis Patients’ Physical and Psychosocial Problems Using the International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health (ICF)

By Hideyo Tsutsui, Teruhiko Koike and Yoshiharu Oshida


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6. Selenium (Se), Blood Glutathione Peroxidases and DNA Damage in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients on Hemodialysis and After Kidney Transplantation - The Effect of Se Supplementation

By Bronislaw A. Zachara


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7. A Systematic Review of the Effect of Vitamin C Infusion and Vitamin E-Coated Membrane on Hemodialysis-Induced Oxidative Stress

By Malecka-Massalska Teresa, Wladysiuk Magdalena and Ksiazek Andrzej


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8. The Role of Ultrasonographic Monitoring for Hip Joint Changes in Patients with Chronic Renal Failure

By Damir Matoković, Miroslav Hašpl, Petar Petrić, Sanja Škorvaga, Vlado Drkulec and Goran Šantak


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9. Modulation of Iron Metabolism and Hepcidin Release by HFE Mutations in Chronic Hemodialysis Patients: Pathophysiological and Therapeutic Implications

By Elena Canavesi and Luca Valenti


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10. Micronutrient Metabolism in Hemodialysis Patients

By Chih-Hung Guo, Chia-Liang Wang and Pei-Chung Chen


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11. Differences in Erythrocyte Index and Hyporesponsiveness to Erythropoiesis in Hemodialysis Patients Treated with Different Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents

By Osamu Saito, Yoichi Furusawa, Kousuke Okuda and Eiji Kusano


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12. Focal Dental Diagnostic in Patients with Replaced Renal Function-One New Method in Dentistry

By Maria Dencheva, Angelina Kisselova, Assya Krasteva, Tsvetelina Georgieva, Iliyana Stoeva and Teodora Bolyarova


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13. Renal Aspects and Enzyme Replacement Therapy of Fabry Disease

By Ane Cláudia Fernandes Nunes, Elvino José Guardão Barros, Virgílio Pimentel Delgado and Alvimar Gonçalves Delgado


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14. Chronic Inflammation and S100A12/ Receptor for Advanced Glycation Endproducts Axis: A Novel Risk Factor for Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease?

By Yasukiyo Mori, Yayoi Shiotsu, Eiko Matsuoka, Hiroshi Kado, Ryo Ishida and Hiroaki Matsubara


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15. Choice of Renal Replacement Therapy and Role of Haemodialysis in the Intensive Care Unit

By Marlies Ostermann


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16. Dry Weight and Measurements Methods

By Fansan Zhu and Nathan W. Levin


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17. Current Status of Synthetic and Biological Grafts for Hemodialysis

By Purav P. Patel, Maria Altieri, Tarun R. Jindal, Steven R. Guy, Edward M. Falta, Eric A. Elster, Frank P. Hurst, Anton N. Sidawy and Rahul M. Jindal


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