Peritonitis Predicts Long-term Cardiac Outcomes on PD

A large study (n=5,707) of PD patients from Brazil has found that just one bout of peritonitis boosts the risk of late cardiovascular death by 22%. Two bouts of peritonitis raised the risk by 78%, three by 181%, and four by 284%.

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