Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Hemodialysis

Edited by Hiromichi Suzuki

Saitama Medical University, Japan

In this special issue, reviews of various aspects of HD therapy were submitted from both groups. In particular, various methods for vascular access were discussed by many contributors. From these reviews, the reader will gain precious hints and suggestions in every day practice. Previously, many textbooks on "Hemodialysis" have been published but they were written by only a couple of authors. However, in this special issue several authors discussed similar subjects, producing precious and fruitful suggestions. This will be very helpful for readers to understand and carry out HD practice. I hope this special issue will contain useful information for those who are involved in HD therapy.

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HemodialysisEdited by Hiromichi Suzuki

Published: February 27th 2013

DOI: 10.5772/45929

ISBN: 978-953-51-0988-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7095-2

Copyright year: 2013

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96094 Total Chapter Downloads

27 Crossref Citations

37 Web of Science Citations

61 Dimensions Citations

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1. Cardiovascular Disease in Hemodialysis Patients

By Han Li and Shixiang Wang

2481

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2. Medical Nutrition Therapy for Hemodialysis Patients

By F. Esra Günes

5911

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3. Rare Inherited Diseases Among Hemodialysis Patients

By Ane Cláudia Fernandes Nunes, Fernanda de Souza Messias and Elvino José Guardão Barros

1775

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4. Bleeding Diathesis in Hemodialysis Patients

By Gülsüm Özkan and Şükrü Ulusoy

2085

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5. Pathogenesis and Treatment of Chronic Kidney Disease- Mineral and Bone Disorder

By Yasuo Imanishi, Yoshiki Nishizawa and Masaaki Inaba

2500

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6. Lipid Abnormalities in Hemodialysis Patients

By Şükrü Ulusoy and Gülsüm Özkan

2119

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7. Remnant Proteinuria in Chronic Hemodialysis

By Hernán Trimarchi

1558

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8. Glycemic Control in Diabetic Patients on Long-Term Maintenance Dialysis

By Pornanong Aramwit and Bancha Satirapoj

2073

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9. Epidemiology of Chronic Dialysis Patients in the Intensive Care Unit

By Melanie Chan and Marlies Ostermann

1643

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10. Disturbances in Acid-Base Balance in Patients on Hemodialysis

By Alexandre Braga Libório and Tacyano Tavares Leite

2456

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11. More than Half of Patients Receiving Hemodialysis with Leg Ulcer Require Amputation

By Masaki Fujioka

1669

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12. Helicobacterpylori Infection for Hemodialysis Patients

By Yoshiaki Kawaguchi and Tetsuya Mine

1878

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13. Site and Size of Vascular Calcifications Are Different in Dialysis Patients with Various Underlying Diseases

By H. Suzuki, T. Inoue, H. Okada, T. Takenaka, Kunihiko Hayashi, Jyunnichi Nishiyama, Takashi Yamazaki, Yuji Nishiyama and Keiko Kaneko

1838

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14. Colloids in Dialytic Refractory Hypotension

By Guy Rostoker

1719

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15. Current Anemia Treatment in Hemodialysis Patients: The Challenge for Secure Use of Erythropoietin-Stimulating Agents

By Paulo Roberto Santos

2010

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16. rhEPO for the Treatment of Erythropoietin Resistant Anemia in Hemodialysis Patients – Risks and Benefits

By Sandra Ribeiro, Elísio Costa, Luís Belo, Flávio Reis and Alice Santos- Silva

4271

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17. Management of Anemia on Hemodialysis

By Konstantinos Pantelias and Eirini Grapsa

2486

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18. Analysis of the Dialysis Dose in Different Clinical Situations: A Simulation-Based Approach

By Rodolfo Valtuille, Manuel Sztejnberg and Elmer. A. Fernandez

1787

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19. Adsorption in Extracorporeal Blood Purification: How to Enhance Solutes Removal Beyond Diffusion and Convection

By Fabio Grandi, Piergiorgio Bolasco, Giuseppe Palladino, Luisa Sereni, Marialuisa Caiazzo, Mauro Atti and Paolo Maria Ghezzi

2116

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20. Advances in Hemodialysis Techniques

By Ayman Karkar

4905

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21. Implementation and Management of Strategies to Set and to Achieve Clinical Targets

By Bernard Canaud, Ciro Tetta, Daniele Marcelli, Guido Giordana, Stefano Stuard, Katrin Koehler, Flavio Mari, Carlo Barbieri, Miryana Dobreva, Andrea Stopper and Emanuele Gatti

3225

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22. Push/Pull Based Renal Replacement Treatments

By Kyungsoo Lee

1779

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23. Select Ion and Preparation of Patients for Dialysis

By Pierpaolo Di Cocco, Antonio Famulari, Francesco Pisani, Linda De Luca, Vinicio Rizza and Katia Clemente

1674

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24. Reduction of Heparin and Oxidative Potential by Means of Citrasate® in High-Flux Dialysis (HFD) and Online Hemodiafiltration (olHDF) in Pre and Postdilution

By Roland E. Winkler, Peter Ahrenholz, Wolfgang Paetow, Grit Waitz and Hartmut Wolf

1619

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25. The Controversial Vascular Access for Hemodialysis – Own Experience

By M. Dziekiewicz, G. Kade, Z. Wańkowicz and M. Maruszyński

1561

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26. Vascular Access With or Without Synthetic GOR-TEX

By Seyed Reza Mousavi

1377

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27. A Holistic Approach to Vascular Access in Hemodialysis

By Naushad Junglee, Anna Owen, Mahdi Jibani and Dean Williams

2446

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28. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis - How to Maintain in Clinical Practice

By Hossam Elwakeel and Khaled Elalfy

4038

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29. Single-Needle Hemodialysis on Native Fistulae

By Guy Rostoker

3325

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30. Complications of Autogenous Arteriovenous Fistulas

By Lucian Florin Dorobanţu, Ovidiu Ştiru, Cristian Bulescu, Şerban Bubenek and Vlad Anton Iliescu

2989

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31. Hemodialysis Access: Initial Considerations and the Difficult Patient

By Laura A. Peterson, Maria Litzendorf, Hooman Khabiri and Stanislaw P. A. Stawicki

1889

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32. Vascular Access for Hemodialysis - Overview and Emphasis on Complications

By Octavio J. Salgado

3148

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33. Catheter-Related Sheaths (CRS): Pathophysiology and Treatment Strategies

By Robert Percarpio, Elizabeth T. Chorney and Andrew R. Forauer

2625

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34. Arteriovenous Fistula or Catheter: Creating an Optimal Vascular Access for Hemodialysis

By Joëlle Cridlig, Michèle Kessler and Thanh Cao-Huu

2233

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35. Renal Rehabilitation: Present and Future Perspectives

By Masahiro Kohzuki

2393

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36. Exercise Therapy – Additional Tool for Managing Physical and Psychological Problems on Hemodialysis

By Andrea Mahrova and Klara Svagrova

2442

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37. Quality of Life in Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis

By Mukadder Mollaoğlu

4518

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38. Physiotherapy in the Patients on Hemodialysis

By S. Ufuk Yurdalan

3570

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