Recommendation ID
Evaluating effectiveness:- Which outcomes should be used in evaluating effectiveness?
Any explanatory notes
(if applicable)
Why this is important:- Studies evaluating the effectiveness of different modalities report many different outcomes. However, it is not known which is the best measure to compare effectiveness between treatments.
Further research is needed to determine which outcomes are of most value to patients and healthcare professionals when deciding on dialysis modality.

Source guidance details

Comes from guidance
Chronic kidney disease (stage 5): peritoneal dialysis
Date issued
July 2011

Other details

Is this a recommendation for the use of a technology only in the context of research? No  
Is it a recommendation that suggests collection of data or the establishment of a register?   No