Advertisement

Topics

Body composition and arterial stiffness in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease.

08:00 EDT 29th March 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Body composition and arterial stiffness in pediatric patients with chronic kidney disease."

This study investigated the impact of body composition in the arterial stiffness of children with chronic kidney disease (CKD).

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Pediatric nephrology (Berlin, Germany)
ISSN: 1432-198X
Pages:

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [37281 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Arterial stiffness and mitral regurgitation in arterial hypertension: An intriguing pathophysiological link.

We examined the relative impact of arterial stiffness on the presence and/or severity of chronic mitral regurgitation (MR) in hypertensive patients.

Increased systemic arterial stiffness in patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension.

Chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH) is a complication of venous thromboembolism (VTE) resulting from non-dissolving thromboembolic in the pulmonary arteries. Previous observations in...

Association of Serum Uric Acid with Arterial Stiffness in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients.

Serum uric acid (SUA) has been proposed as a mediator associated with increased cardiovascular risk and arterial stiffness. However, evidence on the association between SUA and arterial stiffness in p...

Arterial Stiffness and Its Relationship to Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Children and Young Adults with a Fontan Circulation.

There are no previous studies on arterial stiffness and its associations with cardiorespiratory fitness in young Fontan patients. Therefore, we examined the arterial stiffness and its relationship to ...

Extracellular fluid volume expansion, arterial stiffness and uncontrolled hypertension in patients with chronic kidney disease.

Hypertension is prevalent in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) and is related to extracellular fluid volume (ECFV) expansion. Arterial stiffening is another implication of CKD that can be cau...

Clinical Trials [16324 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Whole Body Vibration Combined With L-citrulline Supplementation on Cardiovascular Function and Body Composition

Arterial dysfunction contributes to the development of cardiovascular disease (CVD), which is currently afflicting millions of individuals. The use of the amino acid L-citrulline has been ...

Intestinal Microbiota and Arterial Stiffness

This is an observational case-control study which objective is to analyse differences in intestinal microbiota between patients with and without arterial stiffness, measured by pulse wave ...

Aldosterone Blockade in Chronic Kidney Disease: Influence on Arterial Stiffness and Kidney Function

Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) have a poor prognosis primarily due to cardiovascular disease. The cardiovascular risk can be assessed by measurements of arterial stiffness. A d...

Bioimpedance, Arterial Stiffness and Hemodynamic Instability During Induction of General Anesthesia

Arterial hypotension during induction of general anesthesia is a risk factor for developing postoperative cardiovascular complications. After induction of general anesthesia patients have ...

Vitamin K2 Supplementation and Arterial Stiffness in the Renal Transplant Population

This study is a single arm, single center clinical trial that aims to evaluate the effect of 8 weeks of vitamin K2 replacement (360 mcg/day) on the progression of arterial stiffness in sta...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Loss of vascular ELASTICITY due to factors such as AGING; and ARTERIOSCLEROSIS. Increased arterial stiffness is one of the RISK FACTORS for many CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASES.

Registered nurses with graduate degrees in nursing who provide care to pediatric patients who are acutely or critically ill.

The relative amounts of various components in the body, such as percentage of body fat.

A respiratory stimulant that enhances respiration by acting as an agonist of peripheral chemoreceptors located on the carotid bodies. The drug increases arterial oxygen tension while decreasing arterial carbon dioxide tension in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. It may also prove useful in the treatment of nocturnal oxygen desaturation without impairing the quality of sleep.

Blocking of a blood vessel by CHOLESTEROL-rich atheromatous deposits, generally occurring in the flow from a large artery to small arterial branches. It is also called arterial-arterial embolization or atheroembolism which may be spontaneous or iatrogenic. Patients with spontaneous atheroembolism often have painful, cyanotic digits of acute onset.

Advertisement
Quick Search
Advertisement
Advertisement

 


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topics

Pediatrics
Pediatrics is the general medicine of childhood. Because of the developmental processes (psychological and physical) of childhood, the involvement of parents, and the social management of conditions at home and at school, pediatrics is a specialty. With ...

Nephrology - kidney function
Nephrology is a specialty of medicine and pediatrics that concerns itself with the study of normal kidney function, kidney problems, the treatment of kidney problems and renal replacement therapy (dialysis and kidney transplantation). Systemic conditions...


Searches Linking to this Article