ADEMEX

ADEMEX

ADEquacy of Peritoneal Dialysis in Mexico. The largest interventional study ever conducted in peritoneal dialysis (PD), which examined the effects of increasing peritoneal small solute clearances on mortality rates among patients on continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD).
Conclusion Pre-ADEMEX assumptions held that increasing small solute clearances would reduce morbidity and/or improve patient survival; it does not.
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However, the ADEMEX trial has demonstrated that no survival advantage was obtained with increases in peritoneal small-solute clearances within usual PD dosing regimens.
Assessing creatinine clearance from Modification of Diet in Renal Disease Study equations in the ADEMEX Cohort: Limitations and potential applications.
Previously, he was global medical director of the Renal Division of Baxter Healthcare, and initiated and led the ADEMEX (ADEquacy of peritoneal dialysis in MEXico) study.
I will examine the perceptions from the CANUSA (1996) study, HEMO trial (2002), ADEMEX study (2002) and Hong Kong study by Lo et al.
He was instrumental in the design and execution of the recently published ADEMEX study of PD adequacy.