Peritonitis rates and common microorganisms in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis and automated peritoneal dialysis

AKMAN S., Bakkaloglu S. A., EKİM M., Sever L., Noyan A., AKSU N.

PEDIATRICS INTERNATIONAL, vol.51, no.2, pp.246-249, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 51 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1442-200x.2008.02693.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.246-249
  • Keywords: automated peritoneal dialysis, continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis, children, peritonitis, PEDIATRIC-PATIENTS, CHILDREN, INFECTIONS, SYSTEM, CAPD
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: Yes


The aim of the present study was to perform a multicenter investigation in Turkish children on chronic peritoneal dialysis by examining the rates of peritonitis as well as causative organisms according to year.