U.S. Home Dialysis is Growing!
According to Eric D. Weinhandl, PhD, MS speaking at ASN Kidney Week, home dialysis use rose from 11.6% to 14.5% from 2016 to 2021 (a 25% increase), with PD use up from 10.0% to 12.2% (a 22% increase) and home HD use up from 1.57% to 2.31% (a 47% increase). Growth was higher among people who had been on dialysis for less than 10 years. Read the article. https://www.renalandurologynews.com/home/conference-highlights/kidney-week-2021-conference-highlights/home-hemodialysis-and-peritoneal-dialysis-adoption-increasing-in-the-us/
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Featured Link: ISHD Virtual Home HD Demonstration Showcase
You still have a few days to learn the latest about the Quanta, Tablo, and Physidia machines, and to see the very different ways each company relates to home dialyzors. You can view the Q&A and exhibit hall at this link until Nov. 14.