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How to set up PD centres: the Chinese perspective

Xueqing Yu
Department of Nephrology, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

As a developing country with a population of 1.3 billion, China is resource-limited regarding healthcare, particularly in rural and remote areas. The growing prevalence of end-stage kidney disease (ESKD) nationwide in such a context highlights the need for peritoneal dialysis (PD) to promote this home-based and economical therapy [1].

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