Does Body Mass Index affect survival and technique failure. in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis?


SAKACI T., AHBAP E., BASTURK T., KOC Y., Kara E., SEVINC M., ...More

MINERVA UROLOGICA E NEFROLOGICA, vol.68, no.3, pp.302-310, 2016 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Journal Name: MINERVA UROLOGICA E NEFROLOGICA
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.302-310

Abstract

BACKGROUND: The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of Body Mass Index (BMI) on mortality and clinical outcomes in patients undergoing peritoneal dialysis (PD).