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Validity and reliability of Persian Version of 12-Item Pruritus Severity Score Questionnaire in the Hemodialysis Patients with Uremic Pruritus

Paria Baharvand; Ayda Esmaeili; Mohammad Reza Abbasi; Soha Namazi

Volume 24, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 73-79


  Background: The 12-Item Pruritus Severity Scale (12-PSS) is a multidimensional tool that evaluates pruritus intensity and duration along with an assessment of psychometric properties such as the patient´s mood, daily activities, and sleep pattern. Given its chronicity, uremic pruritus has a substantial ...  Read More

Factors Associated with Uremic Pruritus in Patients Undergoing Hemodialysis: A report from Arak Valiasr Hospital

Mirnezami Mina; Rahimi Hoda

Volume 13, Issue 1 , 2010, , Pages 12-15

  Background: Pruritus is one of the most disabling problems in patients with chronic renal failure. It is a distressing symptom with a negative impact on quality of life and is also very frustrating for both patients and their physicians. The pathophysiological mechanisms of pruritus are mainly unknown. ...  Read More

Association of hemodialysis and pruritus in chronic renal failure

Ramezanpou Afshar; Ramezan Fallah

Volume 10, Issue 3 , 2007, , Pages 236-239

  Background and aim: Pruritus is a common disabling problem in patients with end stage renal disease. Several studies has recorded the relation between pruritus with hemodialysis in chronic renal failure (CRF) patients. This study was designed to evaluate the effect of hemodialysis on pruritus of patients ...  Read More

Efficacy of oral Granisetron in uremic pruritus

Pouran Layegh; Mohammad Javad Mojahedin; Parisa Emamgholitabar Malekshah; Fatemeh Nazemian; Farzaneh Sharifipour; Mohammad Vahedian

Volume 10, Issue 1 , 2007, , Pages 20-25

  Background and aim: Uremic pruritus is a relatively common and distressing problem for patients with chronic renal failure. Serotonin and histamine have been reported as possible mediators of uremic pruritus. Granisetron, a potent and selective inhibitor of 5-HT3 receptors was developed for relief of ...  Read More

Prevalence of cutaneous manifestations in end stage renal disease patients under hemodialysis in Imam Khomeini Hospital, Tehran in 2003

N Naderi; M Mahdavi Mazdeh; AR Firooz; M Heydari Seraj

Volume 8, Issue 6 , 2006, , Pages 489-495

  Background and aim: New modalities in the treatment of end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients have increased their life expectancy and quality of life. A wide range of cutaneous manifestations are seen in ESRD patients. This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of cutaneous manifestations ...  Read More

Skin manifestations of patients with chronic renal failure on long-term hemodialysis

R Yaghoobi; N Sina; SM Latifi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , 2002, , Pages 29-34

  Background: There are several reports of different cutaneous manifestations in patients with chronic renal failure (CRF) managed by repeated hemodialysis, in the literature. Objective: This study was conducted to evaluate the prevalence of skin manifestations in patients suffering from CRF who are on ...  Read More