Are we finally nearing the end of Kt/V?

We have been vocal critics of Kt/V on Home Dialysis Central since the start—and now we are not alone. A new paper finds that Kt/V is not a good fit for short daily or long nocturnal treatments, to the point where, “urea kinetics are hardly if at all representative for those of other solutes with a deleterious effect on morbidity and mortality of uremic patients.”

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