Consequences of chronic renal insufficiency on the exercise capacity , nutritional status , pulmonary function and respiratory musculature of children and adolescents

@inproceedings{Aquino2008ConsequencesOC,
  title={Consequences of chronic renal insufficiency on the exercise capacity , nutritional status , pulmonary function and respiratory musculature of children and adolescents},
  author={Aquino and P{\'e}r{\`e}s and Barja and Lima},
  year={2008}
}
Objective: To evaluate functional capacity, pulmonary function, respiratory musculature and nutritional status among children and adolescents with chronic renal insufficiency (CRI) undergoing conservative treatment. Methods: This study was conducted with 30 volunteers, divided into two groups: a group of children and adolescents with CRI undergoing conservative therapy (CRI Group) and a group without renal disease (Control Group). The volunteers underwent physical therapy evaluation, spirometry… CONTINUE READING