The Swiss National Centre of Competence in Research (NCCR) Kidney Control of Homeostasis (Kidney.CH) is a nationwide research network bringing together leading specialists in experimental and clinical nephrology from all Swiss Universities teaching medicine and from corresponding University Hospitals. It is supported by the Swiss National Science Foundation.
27 October 2021
Many patients with kidney failure rely on peritoneal dialysis, a treatment which can be done at home with only minimal medical and technical support. While this treatment option is generally safe, some patients are at a higher risk for complications, including death.