Barriers to Peritoneal Dialysis in Aboriginal Patients

Abstract

Background Aboriginal people in Canada have an unduly high burden of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) and many live in rural settings. Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is a home-based dialysis modality that may provide a valuable alternative to in-center hemodialysis which is relatively underutilized by the Aboriginal population. Objective We aim to assess the… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/2054358117747261

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