- Understanding Chronic Kidney Disease
- Kidney Disease Stages
- How Kidneys Work
- What to Expect
- Managing Kidney Disease
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Comparing Hemodialysis Access Types: What’s Best and What’s Next
It’s never too early to discuss access types
The sooner you and your doctor decide on your best hemodialysis access, the better. Planning ahead gives you the most flexibility in getting the access type you want. Ask your doctor if a fistula is right for you.
PLANNING YOUR ACCESS SURGERY
Once you and your doctor have decided on an access type, you’ll want to schedule your surgery. Azura Vascular Care, an affiliate of Fresenius Kidney Care, offers minimally invasive, outpatient dialysis access surgery.
5 Easy Ways to Prevent and Identify an Access Infection
Your dialysis access site is your lifeline—so keeping it healthy is important. Priority one is knowing how to care for your access...
Considering Home Dialysis Cost vs In-Center
Choosing to treat stage 5 chronic kidney disease (CKD) in the comfort of your own home can be more effective, give you more...