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Analysis of the Use of Extracorporeal Circulation on the In-Hospital Outcomes of Dialytic Patients Who Underwent Myocardial Revascularization Surgery
(Arquivos Brasileiros Cardiologia, 2016)
Background: Myocardial revascularization surgery is the best treatment for dyalitic patients with multivessel coronary disease. However, the procedure still has high morbidity and mortality. The use of extracorporeal ...
Initial experience with the use of fractional flow reserve in the hemodynamic evaluation of transplant renal artery stenosis
ObjectiveTo describe and standardize an original protocol for fractional flow reserve (FFR) pre and postangioplasty in an initial series of patients with clinically manifested transplant renal artery stenosis (TRAS). ...
Clinical Features of Kidney Transplant Recipients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit
(Sage Publications Inc, 2018)
Introduction: There is a paucity of data regarding the complications in kidney transplant patients who may require intensive care unit (ICU) management, despite being the most common solid organ transplant worldwide. ...
Clinical Features, Treatment and Prognostic Factors of Post-Transplant Immunoglobulin A Nephropathy
(Int Scientific Literature, Inc, 2018)
Background: Initially described as a relatively benign condition, recent studies report graft loss in up to 50% of the patients with post-transplant IgA nephropathy. There is no evidence for the best therapeutic approach, ...
Renal transplantation in human immunodeficiency virus-infected recipients: a case-control study from the Brazilian experience
BackgroundHighly active antiretroviral therapy has turned human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected patients with end-stage renal disease into suitable candidates for renal transplantation. We present the Brazilian ...