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Peritoneal equilibration test

National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Although early studies observed that peritoneal membrane transport characteristics were determinants of morbidity and mortality… 
2006
2006
The peritoneal equilibration test (PET) with 3.86% glucose concentration (3.86%-PET) has been suggested to be more useful than… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND The recent ADEMEX study (Paniagua R, Amato D, Vonesh E et al. J Am Soc Nephrol 2002; 13: 1307-1320) indicates that… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background The most widely used peritoneal function test, the peritoneal equilibration test (PET), is performed with a 2.27… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND It has been speculated that increased levels of circulating or intraperitoneal pro-inflammatory cytokines such as… 
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
It has recently been suggested that advanced glycosylation end-products (AGEs) are formed in the peritoneum in patients on CAPD… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Peritoneal infection and poor ultrafiltration continue to be the major causes of treatment failure in CAPD. The… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Peritoneal transport characteristics in CAPD patients are often assessed by the peritoneal equilibration test (PET), which uses a… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The peritoneal equilibration test (PET) has proved useful for diagnosis of peritoneal alterations (I, 2) and to tailor peritoneal…