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dc.contributor.authorYARDIMCI, Bulent
dc.contributor.authorSUMNU, Abdullah
dc.contributor.authorKAYA, Ibrahim
dc.contributor.authorGursu, MELTEM
dc.contributor.authorAydın, Zeki
dc.contributor.authorKARADAG, Serhat
dc.contributor.authorUZUN, Sami
dc.contributor.authortatlı, Emel
dc.contributor.authorOZTURK, Savas
dc.contributor.authorCETINUS, Ercan
dc.contributor.authorKazancioglu, RÜMEYZA
dc.date.accessioned2019-10-05T13:44:06Z
dc.date.available2019-10-05T13:44:06Z
dc.date.issued2015-07-01
dc.identifier10.1111/1346-8138.13370
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12645/2850
dc.description.abstractBackgrounds & objective: End-stage renal disease (ESRD) frequently causes Protein Energy Wasting (PEW), which is an important morbidity and mortality factor. Although it is difficult to assess PEW with a reliable method, there are various methods such as Handgrip strength test (HST), serum albumin, cholesterol, etc. HST is a simple and reliable antropometric method which is used for nutritional status and body muscle strength. This study aims to assess the relationship between HST and biochemical markers in evolution of nutritional status of ESRD patients. Methods: This cross-sectional study included 36 consecutive patients, who are on peritoneal dialysis and 36 healthy -control subjects. Jamar-hand dynamometer was used for handgrip strength test; a pinch gauge was used for key pinch. Other antropometric tests included skin fold thicknesses at biceps, triceps, umbilical, suprailiac and subscapular regions; circumferences at waist hip, neck and midarm. Biochemical tests were performed only in Peritoneal Dialysis (PD) group. SPSS for Windows ver. 15.0 was used for statistics. Results: The mean age of patients was 49.3±14.4, and mean age of control group was 43.8±10.6 (p=0.075). In PD group dominant hand dynamometer test 1,2 and 3 results were 19.3±9.3 kg, 25.3±10.8 kg, 25.5± 10.6 kg and; 34.2±10.3 kg, 34.4±9.8 kg, 34.6±10.0 kg for control group (p< 0,001). Right key pinch results were 6.7±1.9 kg for patients; 13.5±4.5 kg for control group (p<0.001). Left key pinch results were 6.8±1.9 kg for patients; 13.2±4.4 kg for control group (p<0.001). There was not any significant relationship concerning handgrip or key pinch tests with biochemical parameters. Conclusion: Handgrip Strength Test and key pinch may be reliable, cheap and easily performed tests for the diagnosis of Protein Energy Wasting in patients on Peritoneal Dialysis.en
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dc.subjectYARDIMCI B., SUMNU A., KAYA I., Gursu M., Aydın Z., KARADAG S., UZUN S., tatlı E., OZTURK S., CETINUS E., et al., -Is handgrip strength and key pinch measurement related with biochemical parameters of nutrition in peritoneal dialysis patients?-, PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.31, ss.941-945, 2015
dc.titleIs handgrip strength and key pinch measurement related with biochemical parameters of nutrition in peritoneal dialysis patients?
dc.typeArticle
local.avesis.response2720
local.article.journalnameJOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
dc.identifier.wosWOS:000362237900039
dc.identifier.scopus84937951415
dc.identifier.doi10.12669/pjms.314.7595
dc.identifier.pubmed26430434
local.publication.isinternational1
dc.contributor.institutionauthorKAZANCIOĞLU, Rümeyza


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