NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION, vol.34, no.11, pp.1932-1940, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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NEPHROLOGY DIALYSIS TRANSPLANTATION
access to transplantation, cardiovascular complication, chronic kidney disease in children, early versus late dialysis, timing of dialysis initiation, RENAL REPLACEMENT THERAPY, RELATIVE CONTRIBUTION, PRACTICE GUIDELINE, CHILDREN, MORTALITY, FAILURE, START, SURVIVAL, ADEQUACY, SOCIETY
Background There is no consensus regarding the timing of dialysis therapy initiation for end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) in children. As studies investigating the association between timing of dialysis initiation and clinical outcomes are lacking, we aimed to study this relationship in a cohort of European children who started maintenance dialysis treatment.