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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I will examine the perceptions from the CANUSA (1996) study, HEMO trial (2002), ADEMEX study (2002) and Hong Kong study by Lo et al.
Like findings from an earlier study called ADEMEX (Adequacy of Peritoneal Dialysis in Mexico), EAPOS data confirm that PD is a viable treatment option for a broader range of ESRD patients than were typically considered candidates for therapy.
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.