Sorbents have been designed to remove small and middle molecular weight toxins, including low molecular weight proteins, peptides, cytokines and chemokines in patients undergoing renal replacement therapy. Sorbents assist the process of peritoneal dialysate regeneration and have the potential to improve the efficiency of continuous flow peritoneal dialysis.
|Title of host publication||Peritoneal Dialysis|
|Subtitle of host publication||A Clinical Update: 15th International Course on Peritoneal, Vicenza, May-June 2006|
|Editors||R. Dell Aquila, C. Ronco, M.P. Rodighiero|
|Number of pages||8|
|State||Published - 2006|
|Name||Contributions to Nephrology|