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Title Peritoneal dialysis : a clinical update / volume editors, Claudio Ronco, Roberto dell'Aquila, Maria Pia Rodighiero
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (1 volume)
Series Contributions to nephrology, 0302-5144 ; v. 150
Contributions to nephrology ; v. 150. 0302-5144
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface; Basic Elements; Biology of Peritoneal Membrane; Update on Peritoneal Dialysis Solution; Sodium and Water Homeostasis; Chronic Inflammation in Peritoneal Dialysis; Peritoneal Dialysis: Adequacy Issues and Beyond; Reviews in Peritoneal Dialysis; Peritoneal Dialysis: A Therapy for Uremia and Beyond; Transplantation and Peritoneal Dialysis; Transplantation and Beyond; Automated Peritoneal Dialysis; New Technologies; Author Index; Subject Index
Summary Even though peritoneal dialysis (PD) is by now well established and its advantages in terms of clinical efficacy, social impact and individual tolerance are acknowledged, it is still underutilized on a global scale. In view of this fact, the publication at hand has two objectives, namely to provide help to identify possible obstacles to a wider application of PD and to advance a project called USS PD: Understanding, Starting and Sustaining Peritoneal Dialysis (initiated by the Department of Nephrology, Dialysis and Transplantation of the St. Bortolo Hospital in Vicenza, Italy). The initial par
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Peritoneal Dialysis.
Peritoneal dialysis.
Form Electronic book
Author Dell'Aquila, Roberto.
Rodighiero, Maria Pia.
Ronco, C. (Claudio), 1951-
ISBN 1423796675 (electronic bk.)
9781423796671 (electronic bk.)
(hard cover ; alk. paper)
(hard cover ; alk. paper)