Effect of previously failed kidney transplantation on peritoneal dialysis outcomes in the Australian and New Zealand patient populations.

@article{Badve2006EffectOP,
  title={Effect of previously failed kidney transplantation on peritoneal dialysis outcomes in the Australian and New Zealand patient populations.},
  author={Sunil V. Badve and Carmel Mary Hawley and Stephen McDonald and David W Mudge and Johan B Rosman and Fiona G. Brown and David W Johnson},
  journal={Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 3},
  pages={776-83}
}
BACKGROUND There is limited information about the outcomes of patients commencing peritoneal dialysis (PD) after failed kidney transplantation. The aim of the present study was to compare patient survival, death-censored technique survival and peritonitis-free survival between patients initiating PD after failed renal allografts and those after failed native kidneys. METHODS The study included all patients from the ANZDATA Registry who started PD between April 1, 1991 and March 31, 2004… CONTINUE READING