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Decision Aid Summary

Title My Kidney Life Plan.
To access it Click here to view the decision aid on the developer website
Audience 1. Known, progressive chronic kidney disease (CKD). 2. Unknown CKD, "crashing" into end-stage kidney . 3. Failing kidney transplant; dialysis will be required. 4. Now on dialysis; unhappy with current treatment option.
Options included Peritoneal dialysis (PD).
Standard hemodialysis.
Daily hemodialysis.
Nocturnal hemodialysis.
Comfort care.
Year of last update or review 2022
Format Web
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
Language English, Spanish
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: 2024-03-04.