Risk Factors And Prevention of Peritoneal Dialysis-Related Peritonitis.

Affiliation

Centro de Diálisis Peritoneal, CASMU IAMPP, Montevideo, Uruguay [Email]

Abstract

Peritonitis is a major complication and the main cause of peritoneal dialysis (PD) failure. The aim of the present study was to evaluate peritonitis risk factors and its prevention with a new peritoneal educational program (NPEP).

Keywords

Patient education,nosogogy,training,