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Chronic kidney disease and inflammation in pediatric patients: from bench to playground
The mechanisms involved in the inflammatory activation and the main causes and consequences of the inflammatory state observed in the CKD patient are discussed, with special emphasis on the pediatric population.
The malnutrition and inflammation axis in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease
- L. Sylvestre, K. Fonseca, A. Stinghen, A. M. Pereira, R. Meneses, R. Pecoits-Filho
- Medicine, BiologyPediatric Nephrology
- 6 March 2007
Inflammation is highly prevalent in the pediatric CKD population and was not consistently related to malnutrition, and other risk factors linked to high mortality and morbidity were associated with inflammation.
Assessment of Intima-Media Thickness in Healthy Children Aged 1 to 15 Years
Carotid intima-media thickness is constant in healthy children younger than 10 years, regardless of sex or BMI, and increases after the age of 10 years.
Vestibular dysfunction in adolescents and young adults after kidney transplant.
The need to show professionals involved in patients with chronic kidney disease, those undergoing renal transplant and dialitic treatment the importance of prevention and early identification of otoneurological involvement is emphasized.
Prevalence and clinical characteristics of X-linked hypophosphatemia in Paraná, southern Brazil.
This study demonstrated a prevalence of XLH of 5 cases per million inhabitants in the state of Paraná, a rate lower than the one reported in other countries.
Component-Based Allergen-Microarray: Der p 2 and Der f 2 Dust Mite Sensitization Is More Common in Patients With Severe Asthma.
Assessment of Carotid Intima-Media Thickness as an Early Marker Of Vascular Damage In Hypertensive Children
- L. A. Baroncini, L. Sylvestre, Camila Varotto Baroncini, Roberto Pecoits Filho
- MedicineArquivos brasileiros de cardiologia
- 20 April 2017
Carotid intima-media thickness was higher in hypertensive children and adolescents when compared to the control group, and the presence of hypertension increased CIMT regardless of age, gender, and BMI.
ADPedKD: A Global Online Platform on the Management of Children With ADPKD
Hemodialysis outcomes in a global sample of children and young adult hemodialysis patients: the PICCOLO MONDO cohort
The PICCOLO MONDO study has provided unique baseline and 1-year follow-up information on children and young adults receiving HD around the globe and has brought to light aspects of care in these age groups that warrant further investigation.