Diana Sukackiene

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OBJECTIVE Water balance and blood pressure (BP) alterations are strongly associated in haemodialysis (HD) patients. Aim of this study was to determine whether bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) parameters can be used as predictors of intradialytic hypotension (IDH). DESIGN AND METHOD We conducted an observational study of chronic HD patients. BIA was(More)
OBJECTIVE To determine the most potent bioelectrical impedance analysis (BIA) marker of malnutrition and to adjust its application to hemodialysis (HD) patients. DESIGN An observational study. SUBJECTS A total of 99 patients on maintenance HD were enrolled in the study. INTERVENTION The nutritional state of the patients was examined before and after(More)
Gordonia species are aerobic, weakly acid-fast, Gram-positive pathogens that rarely cause human infections, usually in immunocompromised patients. It is uncommon bacilli in cases of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis. The small number of infections with Gordonia species reported for humans may be stipulated by the difficulty in identifying the organism(More)
Psoriasis vulgaris is not frequently seen in patients with renal replacement therapy, especially in patients on peritoneal dialysis. Dialysis also has been reported to improve psoriatic skin lesions with a much higher response rate for peritoneal dialysis than haemodialysis. Conversely, we present a case of a man who developed psoriasis after 16 months of(More)
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