Biocompatible PD fluids are cost-effective (in capitated systems…)

In Australia, where the cost of hospitalization is of concern to the National Healthcare System, one group of PD patients was given biocompatible PD fluid, while a control group received standard PD fluid. After 2 years, the more costly biocompatible fluid created significant cost savings due to reduced peritonitis and hospital stays.

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