Uptake of home dialysis in younger adults: case studies that illustrate the multifaceted influence of home circumstances on dialysis decisions

Louise Collingridge*, Keri-Lu Equinox, Serena Frasca, Rosemary Simmonds, Melinda Tomlins, Josephine Chow

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    Younger adults considering home dialysis need support to ensure home circumstances are suitable and affordable. Home circumstances relate closely to the financial burden reported by younger home dialysis users. Attention to home circumstances of younger patients with chronic kidney disease by policymakers, funders, and healthcare practitioners is needed.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)2051-2058
    Number of pages8
    JournalClinical Case Reports
    Issue number12
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 2017

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    • Home dialysis
    • nursing
    • nephrology
    • qualitative

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