Fluid status in peritoneal dialysis patients: the European Body Composition Monitoring (EuroBCM) study cohort
Van Biesen, Wim × Williams, John D Covic, Adrian C Fan, Stanley Claes, Kathleen Lichodziejewska-Niemierko, Monika Verger, Christian Steiger, Jurg Schoder, Volker Wabel, Peter Gauly, Adelheid Himmele, Rainer EuroBCM Study Group #
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PLoS One vol:6 issue:2 pages:e17148-e17148
Euvolemia is an important adequacy parameter in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients. However, accurate tools to evaluate volume status in clinical practice and data on volume status in PD patients as compared to healthy population, and the associated factors, have not been available so far.