Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis and pulmonary function.

  title={Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis and pulmonary function.},
  author={H. Thieler and Eberhard Riedel and W Pielesch and R. A. Berzon and V von Paris},
  journal={Proceedings of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association. European Dialysis and Transplant Association},
Ten end-stage renal disease patients treated by continuous peritoneal dialysis were investigated by means of spirography, compliance tests, body plethysmography, and blood oxygen analysis. The ventilatory function was compared with abdomen empty and abdomen filled with 2L of peritoneal dialysis solution. Only a mild ventilatory restriction occurred (vital… CONTINUE READING