Relationship between adequacy of dialysis and nutritional status, and their impact on patient survival on CAPD in Hong Kong.

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OBJECTIVE Superior patient survival on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) with 3 x 2-L exchanges has been reported from Hong Kong. This study examined the relationship between indices of dialysis adequacy and nutrition and patient survival on CAPD in Hong Kong. DESIGN A cross-sectional study on prevalent CAPD patients. Patients were assessed… (More)

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@article{Lo2001RelationshipBA, title={Relationship between adequacy of dialysis and nutritional status, and their impact on patient survival on CAPD in Hong Kong.}, author={Wai Kei Lo and K. L. Tong and C. S. Li and T. M. Chan and A. K. Wong and Y. W. Ho and Kathy Cheung and T H Kwan and K. S. Wong and Felicity Ng and Irene Cheng}, journal={Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis}, year={2001}, volume={21 5}, pages={441-7} }