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Title Dialysis: making the right choices for you - The Dialysis Decision Aid Booklet.
Audience People with kidney disease, their family and kidney services.
Options included Haemodialysis/ haemodiafiltration in kidney centres.
Haemodialysis at home.
Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis.
Automated peritoneal dialysis.
Year of last update or review 2020
Format Web, paper, PDF
How to obtain Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Developer Professor Hilary Bekker
Where was it developed? On behalf of the Yorkshire Dialysis Decision Aid (YoDDA) Research Team
University of Leeds
United Kingdom
Health condition Chronic Kidney Disease
Type of decision aid Treatment
Language English
Based on IPDAS criteria (International Patient Decision Aid Standards) this decision aid (and/or supporting materials) meets:
7 out of 7 criteria to be defined as a patient decision aid
8 out of 8 criteria to lower the risk of making a biased decision
Not applicable: other criteria for decision aids about screening or testing

Last modified: 2019-06-26.