[Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Patient and method survival rate, peritonitis incidence and dialysis efficacy over 10 years].

@article{Weber1991ContinuousAP,
  title={[Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Patient and method survival rate, peritonitis incidence and dialysis efficacy over 10 years].},
  author={Jonathan Weber and Thomas Mettang and R Mayer-Wehrstein and Ulrich Kuhlmann},
  journal={Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift},
  year={1991},
  volume={116 17},
  pages={641-8}
}
From 1979 to 1989, continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) was undertaken for terminal renal failure in 104 patients (56 women and 48 men; average age 54 +/- 15.3 years at the onset of dialysis), for a total observation period of 175 patients years. Survival rate for patients and methods and dialysis effectiveness were analysed retrospectively, the… CONTINUE READING