GRADE profile 30Effectiveness of peritoneal dialysis (CAPD and APD) compared with haemodialysis – adverse events (adults)

Quality assessmentSummary of findingsQuality
No of studiesStudy designLimitationsInconsistencyIndirectnessImprecisionPD (CAPD and APD)HD (in-centre)Effect (95% CI)
PD [CAPD and APD] vs HD (adults)
Adverse events
Korevaar 2003
RCTNot reported

From: 3, How this guideline was developed

Cover of Peritoneal Dialysis
Peritoneal Dialysis: Peritoneal Dialysis in the Treatment of Stage 5 Chronic Kidney Disease.
NICE Clinical Guidelines, No. 125.
Centre for Clinical Practice at NICE (UK).
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