178 RC901 In this volume aimed at physicians and nurses, Ronco (nephrology, dialysis, and transplantation, International Renal Research Institute, San Bortolo Hospital, Italy), Rosner, and Crepaldi collect 44 papers presented at the 2012 International Vicenza Course on Peritoneal Dialysis held in Vicenza, Italy.
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PD stands for Peritoneal Dialysis
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Access to peritoneal dialysis also varies across Wales, with just 9% of older patients in Cardiff on this form of dialysis compared to 33% in Wrexham, the research found.
provide 44 chapters on basic concepts, current research, and practice relating to peritoneal dialysis (PD) in the therapy of chronic kidney disease.
To the Editor: We investigated the experiences with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD)-related peritonitis in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD) at the nephrology unit of Dr George Mukhari Hospital.
Peritoneal dialysis patients are not at high risk for infection and are not premedicated on the basis of dialysis alone.