Comparison of Home Hemodialysis, In-Center Hemodialysis, and Peritoneal Dialysis (Baxter Renal)

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Both methods of kidney dialysis are equally effective. There are differences, however. Hemodialysis, for instance, works more quickly than peritoneal dialysis, and so only has to be done in short sessions. Peritoneal dialysis needs to be performed every day. The table below summarizes a comparison of the differences in kidney dialysis treatments.
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Comparison of Home Hemodialysis, In-Center Hemodialysis, and Peritoneal Dialysis, Insurance, Kidney Failure, KF
Publication or Revision Year: 
2006
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Yes
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tadamows@med.umich.edu