What is CKD?

Increase your understanding of kidneys and CKD, and learn how to stay healthy with CKD, work with your healthcare team, and stay in touch with your feelings.

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Choose the right therapy

Review CKD treatment options and the types of dialysis, then determine the pros and cons of each using our comparative chart and self-assessment game.

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Doing dialysis at home

This section features information on managing peritoneal and home hemodialysis, and includes details on fluid management, medications, exit site care, home delivery services, and getting ready for treatment.

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Nursing resources

This section offers education and resources for renal nurses, including details about in-person clinical programs, online education modules and materials for pre-dialysis, peritoneal dialysis, and hemodialysis.

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PD University

Baxter’s Peritoneal Dialysis University (PDU) is a national peer-to-peer forum where nephrologists can access information about PD and share ideas for improving access to PD therapy.

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Library

The Library offers a variety of tools and resources to support nurses and patients who are not on dialysis, or on peritoneal dialysis or hemodialysis.

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