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Peritoneal dialysis 

Peritoneal dialysis
Peritoneal dialysis

Martin Wilkie

and Sarah Jenkins

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date: 03 April 2020

Chapter 14 features landmark papers that cover peritoneal dialysis, including continuous ambulatory PD (CAPD), peritoneal equilibration test (PET), the safety and effi cacy of icodextrin, the first report of ADEMEX, a randomized controlled trial (RCT) that helped establish a minimum dose of dialysis to be delivered, the EAPOS Study, which tested the adequacy of PD in patients with no residual renal function, and the complex barriers to self-care that need to be considered during shared decision-making about preferred dialysis modality.

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