A comparison of peritoneal equilibration tests performed 1 and 4 weeks after PD commencement.

OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to prospectively evaluate the ability of a peritoneal equilibration test (PET) performed in the first week of peritoneal dialysis (PD) to predict subsequent transport status, as determined by a PET at 4 weeks and >1 year after PD commencement. DESIGN Prospective observational study of an incident PD cohort at a single… CONTINUE READING