March 15, 2011

Peritoneal Dialysis First: Rationale

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This review discusses factors that contribute to peritoneal dialysis underutilization and suggests strategies to implement PD as a first-line therapy for dialysis treatment.  In addition, it explores methods to maintain a strong PD program and avoid transfers to hemodialysis.
Free full text kindly provided by the American Society of Nephrology.

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  • Salshohaib

    very interesting article most nephrologist believe I in Pd but would not use due to the logistics rather than the idea its self we need to move more towards Pd But