EurekaMag.com logo
+ Site Statistics
References:
48,252,460
Abstracts:
22,798,453
+ Resolve Accession
+ Subscribe to Site Feeds
EurekaMag Most Shared ContentMost Shared
EurekaMag PDF Full Text ContentPDF Full Text
+ PDF Full Text
Request PDF Full TextRequest PDF Full Text
Submit PDF Full TextSubmit PDF Full Text
+ Follow Us
Follow on FacebookFollow on Facebook
Follow on TwitterFollow on Twitter
Follow on Google+Follow on Google+
Follow on LinkedInFollow on LinkedIn

+ Translate

Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis


, : Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. Deutsche Medizinische Wochenschrift 107(44): 1659-1660

Patients (11) were treated with continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) for a cumulative treatment duration of 72 mo. The patients had higher Hb and hematocrit levels and were generally in better clinical condition than most patients treated by hemodialysis. They were adequately dialyzed with satisfactory serum values of urea and creatinine and had normal serum electrolyte values. Serum proteins and albumin were slightly decreased by loss by the dialysis fluid. Peritonitis was the major complication and occurred with an incidence of 1 episode per 5 patient-months. Patient compliance is the most important factor in avoiding this complication. The aim is ambulatory treatment. CAPD is less expensive and offers better possibilities for rehabilitation than hemodialysis, but owing to different selection criteria, comparison of the results obtained with the 2 treatment methods should be made with great caution. CAPD cannot replace hemodialysis but represents a most useful alternative for selected patients in Norway, where many patients have a long distance to travel to a dialysis center.

(PDF same-day service: $19.90)

Order PDF Full Text

Close
Close

Click here to order any other PDF Full Text


Accession: 042666414

PMID: 7140542

DOI: 10.1055/s-2008-1070182

PDF Full Text: Submit


Submit PDF Full Text

No spam - Every submission is manually reviewed

Due to poor quality, we do not accept files from Researchgate

Submitted PDF Full Texts will always be free for everyone
(We only charge for PDFs that we need to acquire)

Select a PDF file:
Close
Close

Other references

DEWEESE, D.D., 1958: Lantern slides: their scope and limitations in teaching medical students. Transactions - American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology. American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology 62(3): 467-474

Tsukamoto, H.; Kiefer, M.A.; Ananda Rao, G.; Larkin, E.C.; Largman, C.; Sankaran, H., 1985: Cholecystokinin-induced secretion and synthesis of amylase and cationic trypsinogen by pancreatic acini isolated from rats given an ethanol diet. Effects of chronic alcohol intake on secretion and synthesis of amylase and cationic trypsinogen (CT) were studied with pancreatic acini isolated from male Sprague-Dawley rats fed a Lieber-DeCarli ethanol or control diet for 30 days. Pancreatic ac...

Anonymous, 1985: Directions for nursing research: toward the twenty-first century. American Nurses Association Publications: 1-6

Eicher, Jean Christophe; Soto, Francois Xavier; Denadai, Laurence; Ressencourt, Olivier; Falcon Eicher, Sylvie; Giroud, Maurice; Louis, Pierre; Wolf, Jean Eric, 1997: Possible association of thrombotic, nonbacterial vegetations of the mitral ring Mitral annular calcium and stroke. American Journal of Cardiology 79(12): 1712-1715

Ryan, Jk; Hergert, Cr, 1977: Energy budget for Gynaephora groenlandica (Homeyer) and Gynaephora rossi (Curtis) (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) on Truelove Lowland. Truelove Lowland Devon Island Canada: A High Arctic Ecosystem: 95-409

Zander-Grande, C.; Ferreira, S.Queji.; da Costa, T.Regina.Ferreira.; Loguercio, A.Dourado.; Reis, A., 2011: Application of etch-and-rinse adhesives on dry and rewet dentin under rubbing action: a 24-month clinical evaluation. Journal of the American Dental Association 142(7): 828-835

Staats, N.; De-Deckere, E.; Kornman, B.; Van-Der-Lee, W.; Termaat, R.; Terwindt, J.; De-Winder, B., 2001: Observations on suspended particulate matter (SPM) and microalgae in the Dollard estuary, the Netherlands: Importance of late winter ice cover of the intertidal flats. Three years of combined physical and biological measurements in the Dollard tidal basin showed that in the early spring of 1996, suspended particulate matter (SPM) concentrations were low compared to observations in spring 1995 and 1997. Since in...

Friesen, M.; O'Neill, I.K.; Malaveille, C.; Garren, L.; Hautefeuille, A.; Cabral, J.R.; Galendo, D.; Lasne, C.; Sala, M.; Chouroulinkov, I., 1985: Characterization and identification of 6 mutagens in opium pyrolysates implicated in oesophageal cancer in Iran. Previous epidemiological studies have indicated an association between the ingestion of opium pyrolysates, dietary deficiencies, and a high incidence of oesophageal cancer in subjects in north-east Iran. Laboratory studies have shown that pyrolysa...

Reibel D.K.; Holahan M.A.; Beck L.D.; Hock C.E., 1988: Effect of dietary fish oil on myocardial alpha adrenoceptors. FASEB Journal 2(5): ABSTRACT 7154

Tatsuta, M.; Iishi, H.; Ichii, M.; Baba, M.; Yamamoto, R.; Okuda, S.; Kikuchi, K., 1989: Diagnosis of gastric cancers with fluorescein-labeled monoclonal antibodies to carcinoembryonic antigen. Forty gastric adenocarcinomas in 30 resected stomachs were examined by an endoscopic immunofluorescent technique using fluorescein isothiocyanate (FITC)-labeled antibodies to carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA). Fluorescence images of the tumors were o...