Comparison of outcomes on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis versus automated peritoneal dialysis: results from a USA database.

@article{Cnossen2011ComparisonOO,
  title={Comparison of outcomes on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis versus automated peritoneal dialysis: results from a USA database.},
  author={Trijntje T. Cnossen and Len Usvyat and Peter Kotanko and Frank M. van der Sande and Jeroen Peter Kooman and Mary Carter and Karel M. L. Leunissen and Nathan W. Levin},
  journal={Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis},
  year={2011},
  volume={31 6},
  pages={679-84}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Automated peritoneal dialysis (APD) is being increasingly used as an alternative to continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD). However, there has been concern regarding reduced sodium removal leading to hypertension and resulting in a faster decline in residual renal function (RRF). The objective of the present study was to… CONTINUE READING