Decision Aid Summary
|Title||My Life, My Dialysis Choice.|
|Audience||1. Known, progressive chronic kidney disease (CKD). 2. Unknown CKD, "crashing" into dialysis. 3. Failing kidney transplant; dialysis will be required. 4. Now on dialysis; unhappy with current treatment option.|
|Options included||Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis (CAPD).
Continuous cycling/Automated peritoneal dialysis (CCPD/APD; grouped with CAPD).
Standard in-center hemodialysis (3x/week for 4 hours).
Standard home hemodialysis (3x/week; grouped with standard in-center).
Daily home hemodialysis.
Nocturnal home hemodialysis .
Nocturnal in-center hemodialysis.
|Year of last update or review||2016|
|How to obtain||Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website|
|Developer||Dori Schatell, MS|
|Where was it developed?||https://meiresearch.org/contacts/new
Medical Education Institute, Inc.
|Health condition||Chronic Kidney Disease|
|Type of decision aid||Treatment|
|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|
|7 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: 2017-04-06.