Journal Watch - Patient Support
Home Dialysis Barriers Examined (Again)
Since the NKF-KDOQI is a latecomer to the home dialysis party (at least for home HD), they started at the beginning with a conference identifying barriers to starting and keeping patients at home. Not surprisingly, cursory education, and lack of exposure to home options or support for care partners were implicated.
Read the abstract » | (added 2019-01-11)