• Home Dialysis Initiation: Differences Over Time by Race, Ethnicity Examined

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Among U.S. patients who started dialysis in 2005 to 2013, racial/ethnic differences in initiating home dialysis decreased over time.
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  • Initiating dialysis at higher level of kidney function linked to lower patient survival

    Initiating dialysis at higher level of kidney function linked to lower patient survival

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A recent analysis of U.S. data over 2 decades indicates that children with kidney failure are being started on dialysis at higher levels of kidney function. Initiating dialysis at a higher level of kidney function was linked to lower patient survival, however.
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