Chapter 31. Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis

  1. Duncan T. Wilcox MBBS, MD, FEAPU Associate Professor2,
  2. Prasad P. Godbole FRCS, FRCS, (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist3 and
  3. Martin A. Koyle MD, FAAP, FACS Professor of Urology Pediatrics Chief4,5
  1. Alun Williams FRCS (Paed) Consultant Paediatric Urologist

Published Online: 7 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch31

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management

How to Cite

Williams, A. (2008) Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis, in Pediatric Urology: Surgical Complications and Management (eds D. T. Wilcox, P. P. Godbole and M. A. Koyle), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304183.ch31

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Pediatric Urology, Rose Mary Haggar Professorship in Urology, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX, USA

  2. 3

    Sheffield Children's NHS Trust, Sheffield, UK

  3. 4

    University of Washington, USA

  4. 5

    Division of Urology, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

Author Information

  1. Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Nottingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 16 MAY 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405162685

Online ISBN: 9781444304183



  • hemodialysis and peritoneal dialysis;
  • renal replacement therapy;
  • hemodialysis access;
  • pneumothorax;
  • gold standard of renal replacement therapy;
  • fibrinolytics


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Hemodialysis access

  • Outcome

  • Peritoneal dialysis access

  • Conclusion

  • References