Relationship between Kt/V urea-based dialysis adequacy and nutritional status and their effect on the components of the quality of life in incident peritoneal dialysis patients
BMC Nephrology, 06/15/2012
Chen JB et al. – The baseline level of peritoneal Kt/V urea affected the components of the quality of life after peritoneal dialysis (PD) initiation. In contrast, a lower baseline nPCR level was associated with deterioration in the quality of life after PD therapy.