Table 6.

Reasons for stopping PD in the EPS cases and the Scottish PD population from Scottish Renal Registry data 2000-2007

Reason for Stopping PDEPS Cases (N)EPS Cases (%)PD Population 2000-2007 (%)P value
Peritonitis1532.624.30.2
Ultrafiltration Failure613.02.3<0.001
Inadequate Dialysis919.611.70.03
Failed Access5.3
High Intra—abdominal Pressure4.5
Transplant715.220.10.4
Patient Choice12.27.50.2
Death24.3<0.001
EPS817.4
Total46.0100.0100.0
  • EPS, encapsulating peritoneal sclerosis; PD, peritoneal dialysis.