IMPACT OF GLOBAL ECONOMIC DISPARITIES ON PRACTICES AND OUTCOMES OF CHRONIC PERITONEAL DIALYSIS IN CHILDREN: INSIGHTS FROM THE INTERNATIONAL PEDIATRIC PERITONEAL DIALYSIS NETWORK REGISTRY


Schaefer F., Borzych-Duzalka D., Azocar M., Loza Munarriz R., Sever L., Aksu N., et al.

PERITONEAL DIALYSIS INTERNATIONAL, cilt.32, ss.399-409, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 32 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3747/pdi.2012.00126
  • Dergi Adı: PERITONEAL DIALYSIS INTERNATIONAL
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.399-409

Özet

Background, Objectives, and Methods: The number of patients on chronic peritoneal dialysis (CPD) is increasing rapidly on a global scale. We analyzed the International Pediatric Peritoneal Dialysis Network (IPPN) registry, a global database active in 33 countries spanning a wide range in gross national income (GNI), to identify the impact of economic conditions on CPD practices and outcomes in children and adolescents..