Ana Elizabeth Prado Lima Figueiredo

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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Hypokalemia has been consistently associated with high mortality rate in peritoneal dialysis. However, studies investigating if hypokalemia is acting as a surrogate marker(More)
INTRODUCTION The impact of peritoneal dialysis modality on patient survival and peritonitis rates is not fully understood, and no large-scale randomized clinical trial (RCT) is available. In the(More)
INTRODUCTION AND OBJECTIVES Hand hygiene is essential for preventing peritoneal dialysis (PD)-related infections. The present study compared the effectiveness of two hygiene techniques in reducing(More)