Home Dialysis

Top Story

Physical function scores lower after patients on home dialysis switch to in-center care

January 18, 2019
Industry News

FDA approves clinical trial for in-home PD system

January 9, 2019
Baxter International Inc. recently announced the FDA has indicated that the company may begin a prospective, multicenter clinical trial to test its new on-demand PD…

Proposed restrictions on payment for more frequent dialysis may be eased in the mid-West

January 4, 2019
Medicare administrative contractor Wisconsin Physicians Services, one of seven contractors that proposed payment restrictions more than a year ago for more frequent…
In the Journals

Home hemodialysis centers may impact technique failure, mortality

November 14, 2018
According to recently published results, home hemodialysis treatment centers may impact technique failure and patient mortality independent of case-mix. Researchers…
More Headlines »

Pain Management Update

No commercial support for this activity.

This course is designed to provide healthcare professionals with information on pain including the physiology and types…
More »
Mission and MotivationOpen Access

Health Literacy: A Long Journey to Brazilian Health Practices

HLRP: Health Literacy Research and Practice, Summer 2018, Volume 2 Issue 3
Studying health literacy was a turning point in my journey as a researcher and health professional. It happened during…
More »

Risky Business: Prophylaxis and Treatment of Cytomegalovirus in the Transplantation Setting

This activity is supported by educational grants from Merck & Co., Inc. and Shire.

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common herpes virus that affects 50% to 80% of the US population. Disease from reactivation…
More »