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Hemofiltration and peritoneal dialysis in infection-associated acute renal failure in Vietnam.

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BACKGROUND: In some parts of the world, peritoneal dialysis is widely used for renal replacement in acute renal failure. In resource-rich countries, it has been supplanted in recent years by hemodialysis and, most recently, by hemofiltration and associated techniques. The relative efficacy of peritoneal dialysis and hemofiltration is not known. METHODS: We conducted an open, randomized comparison of pumped venovenous hemofiltration and peritoneal dialysis in patients with infection-associate...

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10.1056/nejmoa020074

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
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Journal:
New England journal of medicine
Volume:
347
Issue:
12
Pages:
895-902
Publication date:
2002-09-01
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EISSN:
1533-4406
ISSN:
0028-4793
Source identifiers:
38448
Language:
English
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pubs:38448
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uuid:548cedb0-cb67-496e-b659-c80b1d55cde0
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pubs:38448
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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