Home-based Exercise in Chronic Kidney Disease

Conditions:   Chronic Kidney Disease;   End-stage Renal Disease Intervention:   Other: Home-based exercise Sponsors:   Cardenal Herrera University;   Consorci Sanitari de Terrassa. Hospital de Terrassa Not yet recruiting
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Conditions:   Renal Insufficiency, Chronic;   Kidney Failure, Chronic;   Exercise Intervention:   Sponsors:   Skane University Hospital;   Cardenal Herrera University;   Aristotle University Of Thessaloniki;   Queen Margaret University;   Universiteit Antwerpen;   Tartu University Hospital;   University of Pisa;   King's College London;   Sozialstiftung Bamberg;   Azienda Ospe daliera Bianchi-Melacrino-Morelli Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Renal Insufficiency, Chronic Interventions:   Drug: Chlorthalidone;   Drug: Bumetanide Sponsor:   Hospital General de México Dr. Eduardo Liceaga Not yet recruiting
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Najmi Diabetes and hypertension are the two major causes of chronic kidney disease (CKD). Epidemiological studies have found poor knowledge about the CKD among the general population. Hence, this study aimed to assess the awareness of CKD among type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients in India. Patients with confirmed T2DM were included in the study. Patients receiving dialysis or with a history of a kidney transplant were excluded. A validated questionnaire was used to assess knowledge about CKD. Demographic characteristics were presented using descriptive statistics and trends in groups were calculated using the chi-...
Source: International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health - Category: Environmental Health Authors: Tags: Article Source Type: research
Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), characterized by impaired kidney function, affects over 1.5 million individuals in Taiwan. Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is commonly found in patients with CKD, and the increased p...
Source: Nutrition Journal - Category: Nutrition Authors: Tags: Research Source Type: research
Renal fibrosis is a useful biomarker for diagnosis and guidance of therapeutic interventions of chronic kidney disease (CKD), a worldwide disease that affects more than 10% of the population and is one of the major causes of death. Currently, tissue biopsy is the gold standard for assessment of renal fibrosis. However, it is invasive, and prone to sampling error and observer variability, and may also result in complications. Recent advances in diagnostic imaging techniques, including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and ultrasonography, have shown promise for noninvasive assessment of renal fibrosis.
Source: Translational Research - Category: Research Authors: Tags: Review Article Source Type: research
AbstractPurposeThe decrease in kidney functions in autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD) is strongly correlated with the severity and growth of kidney cysts. Total kidney volume (TKV) was shown to be an early marker of the severity of the disease and a predictor of reduction in kidney functions. New treatment approaches for ADPKD have led to a need for easily applicable strong biomarkers predicting progression of the disease. The profibrotic mediator of galectin-3 (Gal-3) is linked to development of renal fibrosis.MethodsThe study included 74 patients with ADPKD diagnosis and 40 healthy controls. The TKV of ...
Source: International Urology and Nephrology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
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Publication date: Available online 19 April 2019Source: Canadian Journal of CardiologyAuthor(s): Pierluigi Costanzo, Vladimír D┼żavíkAbstractPatients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have an increased risk of obstructive coronary artery disease (CAD), while patients with end stage renal disease (ESRD) on hemodialysis represent a population at particularly high risk of developing cardiac ischemic events. Patients with CKD and acute coronary syndromes (ACS) should be treated the same way as ACS patients without kidney dysfunction. The benefit of revascularization in patients with advanced kidney failure and CA...
Source: Canadian Journal of Cardiology - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
ConclusionBiomarkers from urine samples yield more significant outcome as compare to biomarkers from blood samples. But, validation and confirmation with a different type of study designed on a larger population is needed. More comparison studies on different types of samples are needed to further illuminate which biomarker is the better tool for the diagnosis and prognosis of CKD.
Source: Clinica Chimica Acta - Category: Laboratory Medicine Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: The addition of AST-120 to conventional treatments may delay the progression of renal dysfunction in diabetic nephropathy. The antioxidant effect of AST-120 might contribute to improvement in renal function. PMID: 31001934 [PubMed - in process]
Source: Journal of Korean Medical Science - Category: Biomedical Science Tags: J Korean Med Sci Source Type: research
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