- From September 2011, CAPD is started as a form of home dialysis and there are now 230 patients from Oct.11 – Sept.15.
- Total amount of maney saved for patients for catheter insertion is US$ 56285.00 until 2014.
Characteristic of CAPD patients
- Total No. of patients studied = 295
- Duration of study = Sept. 2011 – Oct.2014
- Mean age = 60 yrs ±13; M-168, F-121
- Aetiology of ESRD in CAPD : DN in >55%
- Compromised Cardiac function = 72(33%)
Complication of CAPD Patients
- Rate of peritonitis = 1 in 30 patients months
- Ultra filtrate failure = 10.8%
Survival of CAPD Patients