[Statistical analyses on over ten years survivals in Hokkaido under chronic dialysis therapy].

In Hokkaido, there were 305 chronic dialysis patients surviving more than ten years as of July 31, 1985. All patients except for one (CAPD) have been placed under hemodialysis. About 73% of them were introduced into a dialysis therapy in their thirties and chronic glomerulonephritis was extremely predominant as for the underlying disease. 93.2% of the cases… CONTINUE READING