Peritoneal Dialysis

  • Karl D. Nolph

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. S. T. Boen
    Pages 1-12
  3. Karl D. Nolph, Zbylut J. Twardowski
    Pages 13-27
  4. Ronald J. Korthuis, D. Neil Granger
    Pages 28-47
  5. Robert A. Mactier, Ramesh Khanna
    Pages 48-66
  6. L. Gotloib, A. Shostak
    Pages 67-95
  7. Robert P. Popovich, Jack W. Moncrief, W. Keith Pyle
    Pages 96-116
  8. Lee W. Henderson, John K. Leypoldt
    Pages 117-132
  9. Jack W. Moncrief, Robert P. Popovich
    Pages 152-168
  10. Jose A. Diaz-Buxo
    Pages 169-183
  11. Przemyslaw Hirszel, John F. Maher
    Pages 184-198
  12. Bengt Lindholm, Jonas Bergström
    Pages 230-260
  13. Stephen I. Vas
    Pages 261-288
  14. Ramesh Khanna, Zbylut J. Twardowski
    Pages 319-342
  15. Steven R. Alexander
    Pages 343-364
  16. Jacques Rottembourg
    Pages 365-379
  17. Michael D. Hallett, Rebecca D. Kush, Michael J. Lysaght, Peter C. Farrell
    Pages 380-388
  18. Thomas A. Golper, Willem Geerlings, Neville H. Selwood, Felix P. Brunner, Antony J. Wing
    Pages 414-428
  19. Howard J. Burton, Robert M. Lindsay, Stephen A. Kline, Paul A. Heidenheim
    Pages 429-446
  20. Back Matter
    Pages 447-454

About this book


Peritoneal dialysis represents an internal technique for membrane are becoming apparent. Studies of peritoneal blood purification. In this dialyzer the blood path, the dialysis increase understanding of the anatomy and phy­ membrane and the dialysate compartment are provided by siology of biological membranes and the factors influencing nature. The developments of chronic peritoneal catheters, the passive movement of solutes across the microcirculation and related structures. Peritoneal dialysis provides a 'win­ automated cycling equipment, solution preparation by reversed osmosis, manipulations of transport with drugs dow' to the visceral microcirculation in animals and hu­ and the experiences with continuous ambulatory peritoneal mans. dialysis and continuous cycling peritoneal dialysis have Peritoneal dialysis may be useful to treat problems other increased the interest in peritoneal dialysis. Publications than renal failure. Beneficial effects in the treatment of related to peritoneal dialysis probably exceed 400 annually. dysproteinemias, psoriasis, hypothermia, and many meta­ Peritoneal Dialysis International (formally Peritoneal Dialy­ bolic problems have been reported. The intraperitoneal sis Bulletin) the official journal of the International Society administration of chemotherapeutic agents draws upon and for Peritoneal Dialysis is a journal solely devoted to contributes to our understanding of peritoneal dialysis.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Karl D. Nolph
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Division of Nephrology-MA436University of Missouri Health Sciences Center, VA HospitalColumbiaUSA
  2. 2.Dalton Research CenterColumbiaUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1989
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6978-6
  • Online ISBN 978-94-009-1085-0
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