Serum Potassium and Cause-Specific Mortality in a Large Peritoneal Dialysis Cohort
Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 08/08/2012
Torlen K et al. – Abnormalities in serum potassium contribute disproportionately to the high death risk in peritoneal dialysis patients. This may, in part, account for the equivalent cardiac risk seen with the two therapies.