COVID-19 Infection in Peritoneal Dialysis Patients: A Comparative Outcome Study with Patients on Hemodialysis and Patients without Kidney Disease


KAZANCIOĞLU R., Ozturk S., TURGUTALP K., GÜRSU M., ARICI M. , ORUÇ A., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY, vol.31, no.1, pp.33-42, 2022 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/turkjnephrol.2021.21045
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF NEPHROLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.33-42
  • Keywords: COVID-19, peritoneal dialysis, hemodialysis, outcome

Abstract

Objectives: There is limited data about coronavirus disease-19 (COVID-19) characteristics and results in peritoneal dialysis (PD) patients. This study aimed to investigate the characteristics and outcomes among PD patients and compare them with matched hemodialysis (HD) patients and a control group without kidney disease.