Risk Factors for Dialysis Withdrawal: An Analysis of the Australia and New Zealand Dialysis and Transplant (ANZDATA) Registry, 1999–2008
Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, 05/09/2012
Chan HW et al. – Dialysis withdrawal is common among dialysis patients in Australia and New Zealand. Risk factors include older age, female sex, white race, diabetes, higher comorbidity burden, hemodialysis user, and late referral to nephrologist.