Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Special Problems in Hemodialysis Patients

Edited by Maria Goretti Penido

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil

This book provides an overview of special cases in hemodialysis patients. Authors have contributed their most interesting findings in dealing with patients suffering of other diseases simultaneously, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease and other health problems. Each chapter has been thoroughly revised and updated so the readers are acquainted with the latest data and observations in these complex cases, where several aspects are to be considered. The book is comprehensive and not limited to a partial discussion of hemodialysis. To accomplish this we are pleased to have been able to summarize state of the art knowledge in each chapter of the book.

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Special Problems in Hemodialysis PatientsEdited by Maria Goretti Penido

Published: November 14th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1840

ISBN: 978-953-307-396-5

Copyright year: 2011

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46968 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

9 Dimensions Citations

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1. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease in Chronic Renal Failure Patients

By Yoshiaki Kawaguchi and Tetsuya Mine

2495

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2. Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Variants in Hemodialysis Patients

By Selma A. Gomes, Francisco C. Mello and Natalia M. Araujo

2439

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3. Resistance to Recombinant Human Erythropoietin Therapy in Haemodialysis Patients

By Elísio Costa, Luís Belo and Alice Santos-Silva

1379

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4. Blood Pressure and Hemodialysis

By Robert Ekart, Sebastjan Bevc and Radovan Hojs

8446

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5. Antidiabetic Therapy in Type 2 Diabetic Patients on Hemodialysis

By Georg Biesenbach and Erich Pohanka

5114

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6. Treatment Protocol for Controlling Bone Metabolism Parameters in Hemodialysis Patients

By Pablo Molina, Pilar Sánchez-Pérez, Ana Peris, José L. Górriz and Luis M. Pallardo

1441

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7. Dialysis Disequilibrium Syndrome: A Neurological Manifestation of Haemodialysis

By Thomas Flannery

14701

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8. Cardiovascular Disease in End Stage Renal Disease Patients

By Lukas Haragsim and Baroon Rai

2883

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9. Cardiovascular Morbidity in Hemodialysis: The Reverse Epidemiology Phenomenon

By Georgios Tsangalis

1844

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10. Metabolic Complications of Chronic Kidney Failure and Hemodialysis

By Roman Cibulka and Jaroslav Racek

4893

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11. The Endothelium and Hemodialysis

By Hernán Trimarchi

1336

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