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Table 5 Comparison of outcomes in gram-positive and gram-negative peritonitis

From: Causative organisms and outcomes of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis in Sarawak General Hospital, Kuching, Malaysia: a 3-year analysis

Outcome Gram-positive
(n = 42)
Gram-negative
(n = 36)
p
Catheter loss 7 (16.7%) 14 (38.9%) 0.027*
Shift to hemodialysis 7 (16.7%) 10 (27.8%) 0.236
  1. * p < 0.05