Medical Practice

Four Years' Experience with Indwelling Silastic Cannulae for Long-term Peritoneal Dialysis

Br Med J 1973; 4 doi: (Published 08 December 1973) Cite this as: Br Med J 1973;4:596
  1. M. R. Heal,
  2. A. G. England,
  3. H. J. Goldsmith


    Indwelling silicone rubber cannulae have been used for peritoneal dialysis in 41 uraemic patients for periods of up to 46 months. The simplicity of this treatment is particularly suited to patients awaiting transplantation.

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