Clinical Trial – Current Outcomes of Peritoneal Dialysis in Korea – Kidney Failure

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In this study, the recent trends in outcomes according to the dialysis modality in Korea since 2009, the effect of the use of peritoneal dialysis solutions containing icodextrin or high-glucose on various outcomes, the usefulness of 'PD first strategy', and the economic burden according to the dialysis modality will be investigated retrospectively using the Korean Health Insurance Review and Assessment Service (HIRA) database. The investigators will also regard the dialysis modality at day 30 as the initial dialysis modality in order to evaluate and compare earlier mortality.  
Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 30000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: An Assessment on Current Outcomes of Peritoneal Dialysis in Korea
Study Start Date : November 2015
Estimated Primary Completion Date : October 2018
Estimated Study Completion Date : October 2018
No Contacts or Locations Provided Identifier: NCT02573675
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