Evaluation of non-infectious complications of peritoneal dialysis in children: a multicenter study

AKSOY G., EKİM M., Bakkaloglu S. A., Coskun S., Delibas A., Conkar S., ...More

PEDIATRIC NEPHROLOGY, vol.36, no.2, pp.417-423, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00467-020-04719-9
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.417-423
  • Keywords: Peritoneal dialysis, Non-infectious complications, Children
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


Background Peritoneal dialysis (PD) is the most common kidney replacement therapy in children. Complications associated with PD affect treatment success and sustainability. The aim of this study was to investigate the frequency of PD-related noninfectious complications and the predisposing factors.