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Table 1 Baseline patient characteristics. Results are presented as mean ± SEM, percentage or median (range), depending on data type.

From: Icodextrin as salvage therapy in peritoneal dialysis patients with refractory fluid overload

Characteristic Value
Demographic  
Age (years) 56.8 ± 2.9
Male 9 (53%)
Caucasian 9 (53%)
Weight (kg) 80.8 ± 4.3
Diabetes Mellitus 12 (71%)
Ischaemic Heart Disease 12 (71%)
Dialysis  
Dialysis Duration (months) 18.6 ± 3.5
APD 5 (29%)
Prescribed Dialysate Volume (L/day) 12(8–21)
Ultrafiltration (mL/day) 855 ± 210
Residual Renal Creatinine Clearance (L/wk) 17.1 ± 5.1
Transport Status (H / HA / LA / L) 18%/71%/12%/0%
ESRF Cause  
Diabetic Nephropathy 11(65%)
Chronic Glomerulonephritis 2 (12%)
Diffuse Cortical Necrosis 1 (6%)
Renovascular Nephrosclerosis 1 (6%)
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus 1 (6%)
Bladder Cancer 1 (6%)