Abstract: Endotoxin-associated Sterile Peritonitis Observational Study (e-STEPS): Safety Findings

 

Abstract: Endotoxin-associated Sterile Peritonitis Observational Study (e-STEPS): Safety Findings

From September to December 2010, a recall of peritoneal dialysis (PD) solutions (1 Dianeal and 2 Nutrineal lots) was initiated in Europe. These 3 recalled lots (manufactured at 1 site in Ireland) were related to elevated endotoxin levels and associated with increased sterile peritonitis (SP) spontaneous reports