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Some Special Problems in Peritoneal Dialysis

Edited by Robert Ekart, ISBN 978-953-51-2599-0, Print ISBN 978-953-51-2598-3, 160 pages, Publisher: InTech, Chapters published September 07, 2016 under CC BY 3.0 license
DOI: 10.5772/61982
Edited Volume

This book covers some special issues relevant to peritoneal dialysis and is a guide to the clinical practice of peritoneal dialysis. A team of international experts presents the latest information about novel peritoneal solutions, pharmacological preservation of peritoneal membrane, peritoneal dialysis catheters, assessment of volume status in PD patients, management of exit-site infection, microbiology of PD peritonitis, peritoneal dialysis in acute renal failure, and peritoneal dialysis and pregnancy.