Long-Term Predictors of Mortality in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients


Atas D. B. , AŞICIOĞLU E. , Tugcu M., ARIKAN İ. H. , VELİOĞLU A.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.30, no.3, pp.224-229, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkjnephrol.2021.4712
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.224-229
  • Keywords: Inflammation, mortality, peritoneal dialysis, C-REACTIVE PROTEIN, CLINICAL-OUTCOMES, SERUM-ALBUMIN, RATIO, BIOMARKERS, SURVIVAL, FERRITIN, CAPD, RISK

Abstract

Objective: Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is one of the essential treatments for end-stage renal disease. Cardiovascular disease and peritonitis are the most common causes of death among PD patients. This study aimed to explore the long-term mortality predictors of PD patients.