Long-term outcome in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a 10-year-survey by the Italian Cooperative Peritoneal Dialysis Study Group.

@article{Lupo1994LongtermOI,
  title={Long-term outcome in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis: a 10-year-survey by the Italian Cooperative Peritoneal Dialysis Study Group.},
  author={Antonio Lupo and Renzo Tarchini and G Carcarini and Luigi Catizone and R. Cocchi and Amedeo De Vecchi and Giusto Viglino and Mario Salomone and Giuseppe Paolo Segoloni and Adriana Giangrande},
  journal={American journal of kidney diseases : the official journal of the National Kidney Foundation},
  year={1994},
  volume={24 5},
  pages={826-37}
}
Over a 10-year period, 1,990 end-stage renal disease patients in 30 centers were treated with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis by the Italian Cooperative Peritoneal Dialysis Study Group. At the start of treatment, patients had an average age of 58.4 years, with a 66% prevalence of one or more clinical risk factors for premature death. Patient survival was 51% and 33% at 4 and 8 years on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, respectively, and technique survival was 62% and 48… CONTINUE READING

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