The summary below is from the full report titled “Comparing the Risk for Death with Peritoneal Dialysis and Hemodialysis in a National Cohort of Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease.” It is in the 2 August 2005 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 143, pages 174-183). The authors are B.G. Jaar, J. Coresh, L.C. Plantinga, N.E. Fink, M.J. Klag, A.S. Levey, N.W. Levin, J.H. Sadler, A. Kliger, and N.R. Powe.
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Effects of Dialysis Type on Survival in Patients with End-Stage Kidney Disease. Ann Intern Med. 2005;143:I–17. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-143-3-200508020-00001
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2005;143(3):I-17.
Chronic Kidney Disease, Nephrology, Renal Replacement Therapy.
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