Strict volume control on PD helps the arteries and heart

In a prospective observational study of 58 people on PD, there was no difference in echocardiogram findings between APD and CAPD. But, those who followed strict volume control had better blood pressure control, less arterial stiffness, and lower NT-pro-BNP levels (a marker of left ventricular function).

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