Should older patients be offered peritoneal dialysis?

Abstract

On haemodialysis, my life was not my own - handing control to nursing staff for 4 hours, 3 days a week, surrounded by noisy machines and unhappy patients, returning home after 11 hours, too exhausted to eat and falling into bed. However, peritoneal dialysis has given me back my life. I am in control of me and am treated like a human being, not just a… (More)

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@article{Brown2008ShouldOP, title={Should older patients be offered peritoneal dialysis?}, author={Edwina Anne Brown}, journal={Peritoneal dialysis international : journal of the International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis}, year={2008}, volume={28 5}, pages={444-8} }