Affiliation: University of California
- Exercise following organ transplantation: A critical part of the routine post transplant carePatrick Painter
Dept of Physiological Nursing University of California at San Francisco 94143, USA
Ann Transplant 10:28-30. 2005..In order to optimize functioning and overall health in organ transplant recipients, regular physical activity should be prescribed and encouraged as a part of the routine post transplant care...
- Physical functioning in end-stage renal disease patients: update 2005Patricia Painter
UCSF Department of Physiological Nursing, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
Hemodial Int 9:218-35. 2005..Adoption of routine counseling and encouragement for physical activity has the potential to improve outcomes, improve physical functioning, and optimize quality of life and overall health of dialysis patients...
- Effects of exercise training plus normalization of hematocrit on exercise capacity and health-related quality of lifePatricia Painter
Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Am J Kidney Dis 39:257-65. 2002....
- Exercise capacity and physical fitness in pediatric dialysis and kidney transplant patientsPatricia Painter
Department of Medicine, Division of Renal Diseases, University of Minnesota, MMC 736 Room 14 136 PWB, 516 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis, MN, 55455, USA
Pediatr Nephrol 22:1030-9. 2007..Counseling and encouragement for more physical activity is warranted as a part of routine medical care in these children...
- Why exercise can make a differencePatricia Painter
Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Nephrol News Issues 20:50, 52. 2006
- Improving physical functioning: time to be a part of routine carePatricia Painter
Am J Kidney Dis 48:167-70. 2006
- Exercise for patients with chronic disease: physician responsibilityPatricia Painter
Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, Box 0610 UCSF, 2 Koret Way, Room 605C, San Francisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
Curr Sports Med Rep 2:173-80. 2003..In doing so, we change the expectations of patients and family members, and work toward optimizing physical functioning and quality of life...
- Exercise capacity and muscle structure in kidney recipient and twin donorPatricia Painter
Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Fransisco, CA 94143 0610, USA
Clin Transplant 17:225-30. 2003....
- Roles of nutrition and physical activity in musculoskeletal complications before and after liver transplantationAndrea Q Vintro
Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California, San Francisco 94143 0610, USA
AACN Clin Issues 13:333-47. 2002....
- Exercise in chronic disease: physiological research neededPatricia Painter
Department of Medicine, Division of Renal Diseases and Hypertension, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
Exerc Sport Sci Rev 36:83-90. 2008..Education of health care providers on the importance of exercise is also needed to effectively pursue research and for exercise to be incorporated as a part of the health care plan...
- Determinants of exercise encouragement practices in hemodialysis staffPatricia Painter
Department of Physiological Nursing, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
Nephrol Nurs J 31:67-74. 2004....
- Pretransplant physical functioning and kidney patients' risk for posttransplantation hospitalization/death: evidence from a national cohortNancy G Kutner
Rehabilitation Quality of Life Special Studies Center, United States Renal Data System, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol 1:837-43. 2006..More research investigating patients' pre- and posttransplantation physical functioning levels in relation to transplant outcomes would be valuable...