Infection is a major cause of morbidity and mortality at all stages of chronic kidney disease CKD. Multiresistant organisms are becoming increasingly common, particularly in the CKD population. Unfortunately, the rapid evolution of antibiotic resistance has not been mirrored by innovation in new antibiotic agents. Novel treatments are therefore urgently needed. Honey has garnered much interest due to its broad-spectrum antibacterial properties based on extensive experimental data. Unlike conventional antibiotics, honey has an added advantage as it appears to avoid inducing antimicrobial resistance in bacteria. This review discusses the potential mechanisms of action and role of honey in infection management in the general population, epidemiology and special challenges of infections in CKD populations, and the clinical trial evidence pertaining to the safety and efficacy of honey for the prevention and treatment of infections in CKD population. Infection is a major cause of morbidity at all stages of chronic kidney disease CKD and can directly contribute towards patient mortality [ 1 ]. CKD patients may be at an increased risk of infection due to various reasons, including background impairment in host immunity, or from devices such as central venous catheters or Tenckhoff catheters for the purposes of haemodialysis or peritoneal dialysis PD, respectively.
Acute renal failure. Author manuscript; available in PMC Aug Calories Calories are like fuel—they provide your body with the energy you need to live. This can lead to additional health problems. Bode, H. Kidney-friendly diet for CKD. Although compounds targeting these pathways appear as potent drugs to treat cisplatin nephrotoxicity, their efficacy in humans were never been tested.
Infection is a major cause of morbidity and mortality at all stages of chronic kidney disease CKD. Gajos, and M. Hawley et al. But saturated fats increase your risk of cardiovascular disease. They are important because they. Following adjustment for age, sex, race, body mass index, diabetic status, ischaemic heart disease, presence of infection at the time of randomisation, nasal staphylococcal colonization, and serum albumin, honey administration resulted in comparable infection-free survival compared with standard mupirocin antibiotic prophylaxis adjusted hazard ratio 0. Subjective Global Assessment is an exam your dietitian may give you to check your body for signs of nutrition problems. Majtanova, A. Johnson, C. Also ask your healthcare professional about phosphate binders that do not have calcium.