Randomised controlled comparison of the 'O' set, UVXD and the conventional spike technique of CAPD


Grant Data
Project Title
Randomised controlled comparison of the 'O' set, UVXD and the conventional spike technique of CAPD
Principal Investigator
Dr Cheng, Ignatius Kum Po   (Principal investigator)
Co-Investigator(s)
Dr Chan   (Co-Investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
1989-06-01
Completion Date
1992-05-31
Amount
23400
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
'O' set, UVXD, conventional spike technique
Discipline
Others - Medicine, Dentistry and Health
Sponsor
Other projects
Grant Type
Other Funding Scheme
Funding Year
1989/1990
Status
Completed
Objectives
To investigate the efficacy and cost-benefit of two new connection devices namely the 'o' set and UVXD device in reducing peritonitis rate in patients on CAPD as compared to the conventional 'spike' technique.