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A proposed nomenclature and diagnostic criteria for protein-energy wasting in acute and chronic kidney disease.
The recent research findings concerning syndromes of muscle wasting, malnutrition, and inflammation in individuals with chronic kidney disease (CKD) or acute kidney injury (AKI) have led to a needExpand
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A malnutrition-inflammation score is correlated with morbidity and mortality in maintenance hemodialysis patients.
Malnutrition inflammation complex syndrome (MICS) occurs commonly in maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) patients and may correlate with increased morbidity and mortality. An optimal, comprehensive,Expand
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Malnutrition-inflammation complex syndrome in dialysis patients: causes and consequences.
Protein-energy malnutrition (PEM) and inflammation are common and usually concurrent in maintenance dialysis patients. Many factors that appear to lead to these 2 conditions overlap, as do assessmentExpand
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National kidney foundation K/DOQI clinical practice guidelines for nutrition in chronic renal failure.
  • J. Kopple
  • Medicine
  • American journal of kidney diseases : the…
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The National Kidney Foundation Kidney Disease Outcomes Quality Initiative Clinical Practice Guidelines for Nutrition in Chronic Renal Failure was recently published in the American Journal of KidneyExpand
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Survival predictability of time-varying indicators of bone disease in maintenance hemodialysis patients.
Although renal osteodystrophy and vitamin D analogs may be related to survival in maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) patients, most studies have examined associations between baseline values and survivalExpand
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Reverse epidemiology of cardiovascular risk factors in maintenance dialysis patients.
Conventional risk factors of cardiovascular disease and mortality in the general population such as body mass, serum cholesterol, and blood pressure are also found to relate to outcome in maintenanceExpand
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Kinetic analysis of lead metabolism in healthy humans.
The steady state kinetics of lead metabolism were studied in five healthy men with stable isotope tracers. Subjects lived in a metabolic unit and ate constant low lead diets. Their intake wasExpand
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Association among SF36 quality of life measures and nutrition, hospitalization, and mortality in hemodialysis.
Patients on maintenance hemodialysis (MHD) often show substantial reductions in quality of life (QoL). The SF36 (Short Form with 36 questions), a well-documented, self-administered QoL scoring systemExpand
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The End-Stage Renal Disease Adherence Questionnaire (ESRD-AQ): testing the psychometric properties in patients receiving in-center hemodialysis.
Reported treatment adherence rates of patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD) have been extremely varied due to lack of reliable and valid measurement tools. This study was conducted to developExpand
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Endurance exercise training during haemodialysis improves strength, power, fatigability and physical performance in maintenance haemodialysis patients.
BACKGROUND Endurance training improves cardiopulmonary fitness in maintenance haemodialysis (MHD). Because many MHD patients are profoundly deconditioned and exhibit significant muscle weakness,Expand
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