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Event Series Event Series: Kidney Week 2023 in Philadelphia

Let’s Make It Better: Improving Home Dialysis Therapy

November 2 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm EDT

Clinical Practice Session


Session Description

Home dialysis has become more and more available for our patients, but still a low percentage of patients engage in home dialysis. This session explores why, and how awareness among providers and patients can improve home dialysis.

Learning Objective(s)

  • Explain the difference between short daily hemodialysis (SDHD) and nocturnal hemodialysis (NHD)
  • Describe a patient’s perception of home dialysis
  • Articulate the difference between continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD) vs. automated peritoneal dialysis (APD)
  • Analyze the reasons behind attrition rates of home dialysis and how to make changes

Learning Pathway(s)

  • Dialysis



Room 113, Pennsylvania Convention Center
1101 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
(215) 418-4700
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